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SUPER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does super mean? 

SUPER (noun)
  The noun SUPER has 1 sense:

1. a caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector

  Familiarity information: SUPER used as a noun is very rare.


SUPER (adjective)
  The adjective SUPER has 3 senses:

1. of the highest quality
2. including more than a specified category
3. extremely large

  Familiarity information: SUPER used as an adjective is uncommon.


SUPER (adverb)
  The adverb SUPER has 1 sense:

1. to an extreme degree

  Familiarity information: SUPER used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SUPER (noun)


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Meaning:

A caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

super; superintendent

Hypernyms ("super" is a kind of...):

caretaker (a custodian who is hired to take care of something (property or a person))


SUPER (adjective)


Sense 1super [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Of the highest quality

Synonyms:

tiptop; super; first-rate; tops; crack; ace; A-one; topnotch; fantastic

Context examples:

an ace reporter / a crack shot / a first-rate golfer / a super party / played top-notch tennis / an athlete in tiptop condition / she is absolutely tops

Similar:

superior (of high or superior quality or performance)

Domain usage:

colloquialism (a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech)


Sense 2super [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Including more than a specified category

Context example:

a super experiment

Similar:

comprehensive (including all or everything)


Sense 3super [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Extremely large

Context example:

another super skyscraper

Similar:

big; large (above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent)


SUPER (adverb)


Sense 1super [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

To an extreme degree

Synonyms:

super; extremely

Context example:

the house was super clean for Mother's visit


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