Inferiority and Superiority


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Inferiority noun – An inferior quality.
Superiority is an antonym for inferiority in topics: inadequacy, subservience.
Nearby Word: inferior
Antonyms for Inferiority


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Superiority noun – Exceptionally high quality.
Usage example: the superiority of tree-ripened mangoes might make you want to spend the rest of your life in a tropical climate

Inferiority is an antonym for superiority in advantage topic.
Nearby Words: superior, superiorly
Antonyms for Superiority
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How words are described

human human inferiority human superiority
physical physical inferiority physical superiority
complex complex inferiority complex superiority
sheer sheer inferiority sheer superiority
Other adjectives: heavy, intellectual, massive, supposed, innate, inherent, general, overwhelming, vast, perceived, cultural, racial, overall, alleged, genetic, numerical, technological, industrial.

Both words in one sentence

  • Redflint does not think highly of vampires, and considers them walking superiority/inferiority complexes.
  • Your Vampires Suck She hates how they all seem to be walking superiority/inferiority complexes, what with the "twilight brooding" and general angst, and dearly hopes none of Falcon's group are vampires.
  • Useful Notes / The Holocaust Since antiquity, Christians' relationship with Jews had been marked by an unstable dichotomy of inferiority/superiority, with some rare instances of tolerance.
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Superiority and Inferiority. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 24, from
Inferiority & Superiority. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Sep. 2021. <>.
Superiority or Inferiority. 2016. Accessed September 24, 2021.

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