AskDefine | Define supreme

Dictionary Definition

supreme adj
1 final or last in your life or progress; "the supreme sacrifice"; "the supreme judgment"
2 greatest in status or authority or power; "a supreme tribunal" [syn: sovereign]
3 highest in excellence or achievement; "supreme among musicians"; "a supreme endeavor"; "supreme courage"
4 greatest or maximal in degree; extreme; "supreme folly"

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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

From suprême.

Adjective

  1. Dominant, having power over all others.

Translations

dominant

Italian

Adjective

supreme
  1. Feminine plural form of supremo

Extensive Definition

Supreme may mean:
supreme in Danish: Supreme

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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