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Origin of excellent
Examples from the Web for excellent
But truth be told, I never came close to mastering the language despite my excellent grades.
As this excellent piece in Mother Jones describes, however, Holsey had outrageously poor representation during his trial.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The text amply surveys the various cultural exponents of tattooing accompanied by excellent images.
In his 2010 evaluation, Wright was praised for “excellent knowledge of RRC rules, regulations and policies.”Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though, at their best, the Van Winkle whiskies are excellent, Pappy is not uniquely great.
This excellent cake requires no shortening, as cream is used.
The macas, and maize, and a fresh steak from the wild bull, enabled them to make a most excellent supper.The Forest Exiles|Mayne Reid
We were ready in excellent time; all our preparations being complete a good half-hour before the breeze came.Under the Meteor Flag|Harry Collingwood
Within a few weeks this excellent man was drowned in the Turakina River.A History of the English Church in New Zealand|Henry Thomas Purchas
Of the two-shot holes, the fourth is excellent, and has a formidable second shot over a big and boarded bunker.The Golf Courses of the British Isles|Bernard Darwin
mid-14c., from Old French excellent "outstanding, excellent," from Latin excellentem (nominative excellens), present participle of excellere (see excel).