Exceptional and Superior


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Exceptional adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Superior is a synonym for exceptional in excellent topic. In some cases you can use "Superior" instead an adjective "Exceptional", when it comes to topics like remarkable, greater.
Nearby Words: exception, exceptionally, exceptionable, exceptionality, exceptive
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Superior adjective – Of the very best kind.
Usage example: a five-star restaurant known for its superior wine list

Exceptional is a synonym for superior in choice topic. You can use "Exceptional" instead an adjective "Superior", if it concerns topics such as better, greater.
Nearby Words: superiority, superiorly, superioress
Synonyms for Superior

Things that words describes

sense exceptional sense superior sense
ability exceptional ability superior ability
skill exceptional skill superior skill
talent exceptional talent superior talent
Other nouns: quality, stamina, power, strength, performance, people, agility, intellect, range, speed, level, size, hearing, intelligence, weapon, fighter, swordsman, humans, skills, capabilities, powers, weapons, abilities, reflexes, warriors.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / The Longest Day This allows him to chew out his own superior officer in a way that would almost certainly never be tolerated from a less exceptional pilot.
  • Creator Thumbprint Another thing is that if you're writing about pre/post gunpowder warriors, you're writing about professional athletes; the superior ones will have exceptional physiques and they will work very, very hard at conditioning and training.
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