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superiority

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1 an exaggerated sense of one's importance that shows itself in the making of excessive or unjustified claims
  • the superiority of some of the customers at the exclusive beauty salon is enough to curl your hair

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2 exceptionally high quality
  • the superiority of tree-ripened mangoes might make you want to spend the rest of your life in a tropical climate

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The first known use of superiority was in the 15th century

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“Superiority.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/superiority. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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