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Meaning of SUPERIORITY

Pronunciation:  su`peeree'oritee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being superior
  2. [n]  displaying a sense of being better than others; "he hated the white man's superiority and condescension"
  3. [n]  the quality of being a competitive advantage
  4. [n]  the state of excelling or surpassing or going beyond usual limits
 

SUPERIORITY is a 11 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: favorable position, favourable position, high quality, transcendence, transcendency
 
 Antonyms: inferiority, low quality
 
 See Also: advantage, arrogance, caliber, calibre, choiceness, cleverness, domination, edge, fineness, first class, first water, haughtiness, highhandedness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, inside track, lordliness, mastery, quality, supremacy, upper hand, vantage, whip hand

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Su*pe`ri*or"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F. sup['e]riorit['e],
LL. superioritas.]
The quality, state, or condition of being superior; as,
superiority of rank; superiority in merit.

Syn: Pre["e]minence; excellence; predominancy; prevalence;
     ascendency; odds; advantage.

 

 

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