Examples of excellent in a Sentence
Her new movie has received excellent reviews.
He is an excellent role model for young men everywhere.
The car is in excellent condition.
Recent Examples of excellent from the Web
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The excellent Gugu Mbatha-Raw plays Ava, a bereaved mother whose husband is far below on the earth’s surface.
Second, President Trump signed an executive order on religious liberty, resulting in excellent subsequent guidelines issued by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
But Mitchell's resistance band variation is an excellent stepping stone to work your way up to the full thing.
Alanna is an excellent blend of active and affectionate.
Kovač has also done an excellent job in completely switching the fortunes of Frankfurt.
Jenkins did an excellent job guarding Butler but the Alabama signee still put up a game-high 29 points.
Overhardt was excellent, as usual, but Glass was way better than usual.
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Origin and Etymology of excellent
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
A-OK, A1, awesome, bang-up, banner, beautiful, blue-chip, blue-ribbon, brave, bully, bumper, capital, choice, classic, cool [slang], corking, crackerjack, dandy, divine, dynamite, fab, fabulous, famous, fantastic, fine, first-class, first-rate, first-string, five-star, four-star, frontline, gilt-edged (or gilt-edge), grand, great, groovy, heavenly, high-class, hot, immense, jim-dandy, lovely, marvelous (or marvellous), mean, neat, nifty, noble, par excellence, peachy, prime, prize, prizewinning, quality, sensational, splendid, stellar, sterling, superb, superior, superlative, supernal, swell, terrific, tip-top, top, topflight, top-notch, top-of-the-line, unsurpassed, wonderful;
out of this world, too much;
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