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Russian translation of “excel”

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excel

verb
 
 
/ɪkˈsel/ ( present participle excelling, past tense and past participle excelled) formal
[I] to be very good at something
отличаться, превосходно делать что-либо
Paula always excelled in languages at school.Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
excel yourself to do something better than you usually do
превзойти самого себя
Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
(Definition of excel from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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