- The definition of superb is excellent or splendid.
A really beautiful painting is an example of something that would be described as superb.
superb definition by Webster's New World
- noble or majestic
- rich or splendid
- extremely fine; excellent
Origin: Classical Latin superbus, proud, haughty, delicate ; from super (see super-) plush -bus ; from Indo-European an unverified form bhwos ; from base an unverified form bhū-, variant, variety of an unverified form bheu-, to grow from source be
superb definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of unusually high quality; excellent: a superb wine; superb skill.
- Majestic; imposing: The cheetah is a superb animal.
- Rich; luxurious.
Origin: Latin superbus, arrogant, superior; see uper in Indo-European roots.
- su·perbˈly adverb
- su·perbˈness noun