- su·per·ex·cel·lence, noun
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How to use excellence in a sentence
ProPublica is a finalist for general excellence in online journalism, medium newsroom.ProPublica and Partners Nominated for Five ONA Awards | by ProPublica | September 1, 2020 | ProPublica
I just think showing the excellence in doing your job, there’s nothing wrong with that, but also fighting for what’s right is important as well.Athletes, from the NBA to tennis stars, are striking to protest the police shooting of Jacob Blake | kdunn6 | August 27, 2020 | Fortune
The synchronicity of James and Davis has come at the cost, for now, of some measure of individual excellence.LeBron And AD Dominate Like Kobe And Shaq. But Can They Win Like The Classic Lakers? | Robert O'Connell | August 24, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
Our mission is to maintain their high level of academic excellence.‘Educate, Not Indoctrinate’: Anti-Racism Push in Coronado Schools Fuels Backlash | Ashly McGlone | August 18, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Without question, the Pels need Williamson at his best to crash the playoff party, but they also need Holiday to keep up his quiet brand of all-around excellence in order to have a chance.The Players To Watch On The NBA Teams Just Trying To Hang Around | Neil Paine (email@example.com) | July 30, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
A “komitetchik par excellence,” a man of “outstanding mediocrity,” and “the grave digger of the revolution.”
Volatility of reputation and subjectivity of quality make it difficult to define the novel in terms of absolute excellence.
He is an immensely talented quarterback who has dedicated his entire life to athletic excellence and discipline.Justin Bieber Isn’t Even 21, Yet Makes More Money Than Meryl Streep | Amy Zimmerman | November 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Since the arrival of Chorus Master Donald Palumbo, the Met chorus now commands that same level of excellence as the orchestra.
Because of this, the building became the symbol of global excellence.‘Housewife Tycoon’ Took On ‘Mad Men’ NYC Real Estate Market and Won | Vicky Ward | October 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Adequate conception of the extent, the variety, the excellence of the works of Art here heaped together is impossible.Glances at Europe | Horace Greeley
His Characters, in imitation of Theophrastus, is a work of established excellence, and descriptive of the manners of that age.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
As his system is the foe of all artificial methods, it is par excellence the “Natural” System.Assimilative Memory | Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
But they all possess that essential purity and richness of tone without which there is no real excellence.Violins and Violin Makers | Joseph Pearce
They attribute this in part to the excellence of their soil and partly to the abundance of birds and yellow jackets.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
British Dictionary definitions for excellence
the state or quality of excelling or being exceptionally good; extreme merit; superiority
an action, characteristic, feature, etc, in which a person excels
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