Definition of 'supreme'
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Should we hand supreme power to this man? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Others would regard seduction as the supreme exercise of power. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But only one held the promise of buying into supreme power. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Egyptians have now restored their revolution; the people have proven that they have supreme power. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet he was also vain, and the first president to understand the supreme power of the photo op. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Mosque committees have supreme power. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is true as far as it goes; still truer is it to say that worship is of supreme importance and conduct tests it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Food and drink - given their supreme importance - are not well served by the arts. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Britain is also trying to change the policy of the supreme people's court in China. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The supreme court of appeal in Bloemfontein overturned that conviction last December and found him guilty of murder. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'supreme'
British English: supreme ADJECTIVE
Supreme is used in the title of a person or an official group to indicate that they are at the highest level in a particular organization or system.
He was Supreme Commander at that time.
Definition of supreme from the Collins English Dictionary
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