excellence

See also: Excellence

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old French excellence, from Latin excellentia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛksələns/
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NounEdit

excellence (usually uncountable, plural excellences)

  1. The quality of being excellent; brilliance
  2. Something in which one excels.
  3. An excellent or valuable quality; something at which any someone excels; a virtue.

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ReferencesEdit

  • excellence at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • excellence in Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary, edited by The Keywords Project, Colin MacCabe, Holly Yanacek, 2018.
  • excellence in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

FrenchEdit

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NounEdit

excellence f (plural excellences)

  1. Excellence.
  2. Excellency (term of address).

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