supreme

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English[edit]

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From Middle French suprême, from Latin supremus, superlative of superus (that is above).

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supreme (comparative supremer or more supreme, superlative supremest or most supreme)

  1. Dominant, having power over all others.
  2. Greatest, most excellent, extreme, most superior, highest, or utmost.
    supreme disgust; supreme courage
  3. (botany) Situated at the highest part or point.

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supreme (third-person singular simple present supremes, present participle supreming, simple past and past participle supremed)

  1. (transitive, cooking) To divide a citrus fruit into its segments, removing the skin, pith, membranes, and seeds.

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supreme (comparative plus supreme, superlative le plus supreme)

  1. supreme

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /su.ˈprɛ.me/
  • Rhymes: -ɛme
  • Hyphenation: su‧prè‧me

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supreme f

  1. Feminine plural form of supremo

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suprēme

  1. vocative masculine singular of suprēmus