Best and Superlative


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Best adjective – (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities.
Superlative is a synonym for best in finest topic. In some cases you can use "Superlative" instead an adjective "Best", when it comes to topics like better, most excellent.
Synonyms for Best


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Superlative adjective – Of the very best kind.
Best is a synonym for superlative in excellent topic. You can use "Best" instead an adjective "Superlative", if it concerns topics such as comparison, better, finest.
Nearby Word: superlatively
Synonyms for Superlative

Things that words describes

performance best performance superlative performance
example best example superlative example
version best version superlative version
fighter best fighter superlative fighter
Other nouns: moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • Series / Conan Overly Narrow Superlative: When Bob Odenkirk was interviewed on 3/1/16: Bob: Look, I'm not saying I'm one of the best... I'm one of the best dramatic actors on Better Call Saul in the lead role.
  • Overly Narrow Superlative In order to maintain its superlative status (it was briefly hoped to be the impact that killed the dinosaurs, before it was found to be too small), it's described as "the largest and best preserved impact crater on the mainland United States." Others that are larger are either deformed or offshore.
  • Overly Narrow Superlative The bigger New Orleans crawfish festivals distinguish themselves by being both overly narrow and overly superlative — they will call themselves the "best/biggest/wildest (optional qualifier: Cajun) crawfish boil in the world," but there aren't many crawfish boils outside of New Orleans.
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