Excellence definition

ĕksə-ləns
Excellency.
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(now rare) Something in which a person or thing excels; particular virtue.
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The quality of being excellent; state of possessing good qualities in an eminent degree; exalted merit; superiority in virtue.
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A title of honor or respect; more common in the form Excellency.
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Something in which one excels.
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Something in which one excels.
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Excellence is defined as the condition of being superior.

An example of excellence is graduating from college with a 4.0.

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An excellent or valuable quality; that by which any one excels or is eminent; a virtue.
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The state, quality, or condition of excelling; superiority.
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The fact or condition of excelling; superiority; surpassing goodness, merit, etc.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
excellence
Plural:
excellences

Origin of excellence

  • From Old French excellence, from Latin excellentia

    From Wiktionary