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superlative

su·per·la·tive

superlative

pronunciation:
s puhr l tihv [or] su puhr l tihv
part of speech: noun
definition: the form of an adjective or adverb that expresses the highest degree of comparison. The words "best," "fastest," and "most beautiful" are superlatives.
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derivations: superlatively (adv.), superlativeness (n.)