- of superior eminence, rank, or dignity; distinguished, conspicuous, or worthy of note above others.
Origin of supereminent
Related Words for supereminentprime, major, dominant, preeminent, outstanding, leading, primary, key, paramount, main, predominant, prominent, great, satisfying, exceptional, positive, acceptable, satisfactory, valuable, superb
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Historical Examples of supereminent
It is this quality which has made the master-works of Chillingworth and Bentley supereminent.Gibbon
James Cotter Morison
The confidence of Mr. Madison and his own supereminent qualities alone sustained him.The Life of Albert Gallatin
What I shall urge in his favour is simply this: the man whom opposite parties unite in praising must have supereminent merit.Paul Clifford, Complete
Supereminent over all the great geniuses of the world,—and with no others have I compared him,—is Shakspeare in his women.
In this way did Rma attain the supereminent state of Siva, in which he sat sedate without uttering a word.
- of distinction, dignity, or rank superior to that of others; pre-eminent