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Definition 1: a word that is more generic than a given word - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for superordinate in the sense of this definition

(superordinate is a kind of ...) a unit of language that native speakers can identify

"words are the blocks from which sentences are made" "he hardly said ten words all morning"

Definition 2: one of greater rank or station or quality - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for superordinate in the sense of this definition

(superordinate is a kind of ...) a person who rules or guides or inspires others

(... is a kind of superordinate ) a superior person having claim to precedence

"the common man has been kept in his place by his betters"

(... is a kind of superordinate ) a man of such superior qualities that he seems like a deity to other people

"he was a god among men"

(... is a kind of superordinate ) one who supervises or has charge and direction of

Definition 3: place in a superior order or rank - [verb of cognition]

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

  • These two notions are superordinated to a third

(superordinate is a kind of ...) assign a rank or rating to

"how would you rank these students?" "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"

Definition 4: of higher rank or status or value - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(superordinate is similar to ...) of or characteristic of high rank or importance

"a superior ruler"

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