HyperDic: excellence

English > 2 senses of the word excellence:
NOUNattributeexcellencethe quality of excelling
cognitionexcellence, excellencyan outstanding feature
excellence > pronunciation
Soundseh'ksahlahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > excellence: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree.
Narroweradmirability, admirableness, wonderfulnessadmirable / admirable excellence
impressiveness, grandness, magnificence, richnesssplendid or imposing in size or appearance
refinement, civilization, civilisationThe quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste
BroaderqualityAn essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
Spanishexcelencia
Catalanexcel·lència
Adjectivesexcellentvery good
Verbsexceldistinguish oneself
English > excellence: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningAn outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels.
Example"a center of manufacturing excellence"
Synonymexcellency
Broaderfeature, characteristicA prominent attribute or aspect of something
Spanishexcelencia
Catalanexcel·lència

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