Excellence - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈeksələns|  American pronunciation of the word excellence
Brit.  |ˈɛks(ə)l(ə)ns|  British pronunciation of the word excellence

noun

- the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree
- an outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels(syn: excellency)

a center of manufacturing excellence

Examples

The school is known for the excellence of its teachers.

setting a high standard of excellence

the university's reputation for excellence.

The restaurant was awarded four stars for excellence.

Bresson is par excellence the Catholic film-maker.

Aspiration is a pure desire for excellence.

The word 'professional' has connotations of skill and excellence.

I envisioned a future of educational excellence.

He was honored with an award for excellence in teaching.

Aspiration is a pure upward desire for excellence.

he is the honest politician par excellence

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