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English definition of “superlative”

superlative

noun [C]     /suːˈpɜːlətɪv/
A2 the form of an adjective or adverb that is used to show that someone or something has more of a particular quality than anyone or anything else . For example ' best ' is the superlative of 'good' and ' slowest ' is the superlative of ' slow '. → Compare comparative nounGrammatical terms
(Definition of superlative noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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