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English adjective: superordinate

1. superordinate of higher rank or status or value


Similarsuperior


Antonymsinferior


English noun: superordinate

1. superordinate (person) one of greater rank or station or quality


Synonymshigher-up, superior


Broader (hypernym)leader


Narrower (hyponym)better, god, supervisor


Antonymsinferior

2. superordinate (communication) a word that is more generic than a given word


Synonymshypernym, superordinate word


Broader (hypernym)word


English verb: superordinate

1. superordinate (cognition) place in a superior order or rank


SamplesThese two notions are superordinated to a third.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)grade, order, place, range, rank, rate









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