Ancestor and Superior


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Ancestor noun – A person who is several generations earlier in an individual's line of descent.
Superior and ancestor are semantically related in person topic. In some cases you can use "Superior" instead a noun "Ancestor", when it comes to topics like elderly person.
Nearby Words: ancestry, ancestral, ancestress
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Superior noun – One who is above another in rank, station, or office.
Ancestor and superior are semantically related in person topic. Sometimes you can use "Ancestor" instead a noun "Superior", if it concerns topics such as elderly person.
Nearby Words: superiority, superiorly, superioress
Synonyms for Superior

How words are described

good good ancestor good superior
female female ancestor female superior
direct direct ancestor direct superior
original original ancestor original superior
Other adjectives: dead, divine, nasty, actual, male, distant, possible, former, genetic.
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Superior or Ancestor. 2016. Accessed October 21, 2020.

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