The definition of excellent is someone or something as exceptional or of high quality.(adjective)
An example of excellent is the taste of fine chocolate to a chocolate lover.
See excellent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr < L excellens, prp. of excellere, excel
See excellent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin excellēns, excellent-
Origin: , present participle of excellere, to excel; see excel.
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