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Turkish translation of “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'.
en üstünlük derecesi
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(Definition of superlative noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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