superlative

  1. an exaggerated expression (usually of praise)
  2. the highest level or degree attainable

Superlative

In grammar, the superlative is the form of an adverb or adjective that expresses a degree of the adverb or adjective being used that is greater than any other possible degree of the given descriptor. English superlatives are typically formed with the suffix -est (e.g. healthiest, weakest) or the word most (most recent, most interesting). One prepo...
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Superlative

• (n.) That which is highest or most eminent; the utmost degree. • (n.) The superlative degree of adjectives and adverbs; also, a form or word by which the superlative degree is expressed; as, strongest, wisest, most stormy, least windy, are all superlatives. • (a.) Lifted up to the highest degree; most eminent; surpassing all other;...
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superlative

1. Lifted up to the highest degree; most eminent; surpassing all other; supreme; as, superlative wisdom or prudence; a woman of superlative beauty; the superlative glory of the divine character. ... 2. Expressing the highest or lowest degree of the quality, manner, etc, denoted by an adjective or an adverb. The superlative degree is formed from the...
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superlative

noun an exaggerated expression (usually of praise); `the critics lavished superlatives on it`
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Superlative

Su`per·la'tive adjective [ Latin superlativus , from superlatus excessive, used as past participle of superiorferre , but from a different root: confer French superlatif . See Elate , Tolerate .] 1. Lifted up to the highest degree; most eminent; surp...
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superlative

an exaggerated expression (usually of praise)
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superlative

highest in quality
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superlative

superlative 1. Of the highest kind, quality, or order; surpassing all else or others; supreme; extreme: 'He had superlative wisdom when asked for advice.' 2. In grammar, pertaining to, or noting the highest degree of the comparison of adjectives and adverbs, as smallest, best, and most carefully, the superlative forms of small, good, and carefully....
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superlative

the form of a word denoting the greatest degree or extent
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superlative

the form of a word denoting the greatest degree or extent
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superlative

the highest level or degree attainable
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superlative

[n] - an exaggerated expression (usually of praise) 2. [n] - the superlative form of an adjective
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