Definition of superb
: marked to the highest degree by grandeur, excellence, brilliance, or competence
Examples of superb in a Sentence
They've done a superb job.
The performance was absolutely superb.
Recent Examples of superb from the Web
The pitching was superb on both sides with Royals’ nemesis Josh Tomlin looking to add to his string of success.
While Swinton vividly brings Bell's colorful personality to life with her superb vocal performance, there's no commentary by historians or other experts to provide the necessary historical context.
Both men were mesmerizing writers, though with different styles — Churchill was a master of rhetoric; Orwell a superb essayist.
Astros LHP Dallas Keuchel superb (9 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 5 K; 117 pitches).
Walker's performance capped a tournament of superb pitching for the Tigers, who used just 11 pitchers in four tourney games (seven in the final three).
My sincere thanks to my students, their families, Norman High’s superb faculty and staff, the Oklahoma State Department of Education, and for all the #oklaed supporters out there who will fight on.
Mladenovic is a superb volleyer and has had great success as a doubles player, winning last year’s French Open with Caroline Garcia and mixed doubles titles at Wimbledon in 2013 and the Australian Open in 2014.
That's when, much later, the most ambitious churches begin to bid on these superb old buildings.
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Synonym Discussion of superb
SUPERB Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of superb for English Language Learners
: extremely good : excellent or brilliant in a very noticeable way
SUPERB Defined for Kids
Definition of superb for Students
: outstandingly excellent, impressive, or beautiful
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