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Definition 1: the quality of being superior - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for superiority in the sense of this definition

(superiority is a kind of ...) a degree or grade of excellence or worth

"the quality of students has risen" "an executive of low caliber"

(... is a kind of superiority ) the quality of being very good indeed

"the inn is distinguished by the fineness of its cuisine"

(... is a kind of superiority ) the highest rank in a classification

(... is a kind of superiority ) the highest quality gems

(... is a kind of superiority ) the property of being ingenious

"a plot of great ingenuity" "the cleverness of its design"

Definition 2: the quality of being at a competitive advantage - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for superiority in the sense of this definition

(superiority is a kind of ...) the quality of having a superior or more favorable position

"the experience gave him the advantage over me"

(... is a kind of superiority ) a slight competitive advantage

"he had an edge on the competition"

(... is a kind of superiority ) a favorable position in a competition

"the boss's son had the inside track for that job"

(... is a kind of superiority ) position of advantage and control

Definition 3: displaying a sense of being better than others - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where superiority or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he hated the white man's superiority and condescension

(superiority is a kind of ...) overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors

Definition 4: the state of excelling or surpassing or going beyond usual limits - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for superiority in the sense of this definition

(superiority is a kind of ...) power to dominate or defeat

"mastery of the seas"

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