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Dictionary definition for: Superlative

1. (n) an exaggerated expression (usually of praise) "the critics lavished superlatives on it"

2. (s) highest in quality

3. (n) the highest level or degree attainable; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty" "the artist''s gifts are at their acme" "at the height of her career" "the peak of perfection" "summer was at its peak" "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of

4. (n) the superlative form of an adjective; "best" is the superlative form of "good"

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