Definition of 'excellent'
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We have some very well-placed sources who are gathering excellent material to aid us with our negotiations. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)But Tamar was trying to impress me very forcibly with her candour and her excellent memory. DEAD BEAT (2002)
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Translations for 'excellent'
British English: excellent /ˈɛksələnt/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is excellent is very good indeed.
Sue does an excellent job as Fred's personal assistant.
- American English: excellent
- Arabic: مـُمْتَاز
- Brazilian Portuguese: excelente
- Chinese: 卓越的
- Croatian: odličan
- Czech: znamenitý
- Danish: glimrende
- Dutch: uitstekend
- European Spanish: excelente
- Finnish: erinomainen
- French: excellent
- German: ausgezeichnet
- Greek: έξοχος
- Italian: eccellente
- Japanese: すばらしい
- Korean: 우수한
- Norwegian: utmerket
- Polish: doskonały
- European Portuguese: excelente
- Romanian: excelent
- Russian: отличный
- Spanish: excelente
- Swedish: utmärkt
- Thai: ดีเยี่ยม
- Turkish: mükemmel
- Ukrainian: відмінний
- Vietnamese: xuất sắc
Definition of excellent from the Collins English Dictionary
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