superlative

 
superlative
Noun
1. (grammar) 
a. el superlativo (M) 
adjective
2. (excellent) 
a. excelente 
3. (grammar) 
a. superlativo(a) 
superlative [sʊˈpɜːlətɪv]
adjective
1 (outstanding) excepcional
superlative wines vinos de excepcional calidad
some superlative wines are made in this region the hotel has a superlative view of Hong Kong island
2 (Gram) superlativo (m)
...the superlative form of an adjective
noun
1 (Gram) superlativo (m)
"Best" is the superlative of "good".
in the superlative en el superlativo
Some adjectives cannot be used in the comparative or the superlative
2
to talk in superlatives
the critics were reaching for superlatives los críticos se deshacían en elogios; he tends to talk in superlatives tiende a hablar en términos muy elogiosos de todo
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