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Translation of "excel" - English-German dictionary

excel

verb /ikˈsel/ ( past tense, past participle excelled)
to stand out beyond others (in some quality etc); to do very well (in or at some activity) sich auszeichnen He excelled in mathematics / at football.
to be better than übertreffen She excels them all at swimming.
excellence /ˈek-/ noun
unusual goodness or worth die Vortrefflichkeit Many of his former students have praised his excellence as a teacher.
Excellency /ˈek-/ noun ( plural Excellencies)
(with His, Youretc) a title of honour, used eg for ambassadors die Exzellenz His/Your Excellency Their Excellencies.
excellent /ˈek-/ adjective
unusually good ausgezeichnet an excellent plan.
excellently adverb
ausgezeichnet
(Definition of excel from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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