A man with more than human powers.
In the philosophy of Nietzsche, an idealized superior, dominating human being, regarded as the goal of the evolutionary struggle for survival.
An ideal superior man who, according to Nietzsche, forgoes transient pleasure, exercises creative power, lives at a level of experience beyond standards of good and evil, and is the goal of human evolution.
A man having apparently superhuman powers.
(chiefly philosophy) An imagined superior type of human being representing a new stage of human development; Ã¼bermensch.
Nietzsche wrote of the coming of the superman.