Head and Superior


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Head adjective – Highest in rank or authority.
Usage example: as head editor at the TV station for 17 years, he has hired and fired innumerable staff members

Superior is a synonym for head in chief topic. In some cases you can use "Superior" instead the word "Head" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: heading, headland, headship, headband, headed
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Superior noun – One who is above another in rank, station, or office.
Usage example: if a customer is rude to you, report it to your superior and she'll handle it

Head is a synonym for superior in chief topic. Sometimes you can use "Head" instead the word "Superior" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as person higher or highest in rank.
Nearby Words: superiority, superiorly, superioress
Synonyms for Superior

How words are described

old old head old superior
good good head good superior
female female head female superior
clear clear head clear superior
Other adjectives: original, dead, corrupt, actual, male, new, hot, former, next, different, said, local.

Things that words describes

armor head armor superior armor

Both words in one sentence

  • Crockett offered to reschedule Starrcade for a different time slot so that the two didn't run head to head, confident that if fans bought both events, they'd see that his was the superior product.
  • Light Novel / Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse He finds himself overwhelmed rather quickly from their superior numbers, although Inia ends up helping him out, along with the rest after they head back.
  • Subverted in that he betrays his superior, and usurps the position as head of the KGB (only to be replaced himself in his absence).
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