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English definition of “superior”

superior

noun [C]     /suːˈpɪə.ri.ər/ US  /-ˈpɪr.i.ɚ/
C1 a person or group of people who are higher in rank or social position than others: I will pass your complaint on to my superiors.Position and status in groups and organizationsImportant people and describing important peopleFamous peopleWealthy people
(Definition of superior noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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