Great and Superior


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Great adjective – Of the very best kind.
Usage example: this cake is great!

Superior is a synonym for great in good topic. In some cases you can use "Superior" instead the word "Great" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like reliable, important, major.
Nearby Words: greatly, greatness
Synonyms for Great


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Superior adjective – Of the very best kind.
Usage example: a five-star restaurant known for its superior wine list

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

Things that words describes

sense great sense superior sense
skill great skill superior skill
power great power superior power
force great force superior force
Other nouns: strength, work, man, people, number, way, speed, damage, fighter, numbers, skills, powers.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Conversion Bureau stories go to great lengths to show how ponies are morally superior to the Puny Earthlings.
  • Comicbook / Superior Spider-Man Anti-Villain: Otto's motives are partially heroic (with great power comes great responsibility) and partially selfish (he wants to make sure everybody knows he's "superior" to Peter).
  • Defeat by Modesty The superior position and the hostage is then used for negotiation, to great effect.
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