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Between 1900 and 1950, the United States rose to global pre-eminence.

Here's the point: All this clean-tech talk is just another example of China's pre-eminence as the world's superpower.

And this attack only underscored the company's pre-eminence.

He sees nothing in any one of these religions to justify its claim to infallibility or pre-eminence.

Removed unnecessary closing quotation mark after: he might have the pre-eminence.

The whole world has placed “Ben Hur” on a height of pre-eminence which no other novel of its time has reached.

Shall there not at length come a time when the Chief of the Archangels shall be restored to his first pre-eminence?

I admire the loyalty of John Murray to a servant whose work has attained an evil pre-eminence.


On this page you'll find 181 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pre-eminence, such as: benefit, edge, favor, gain, interest, and lead.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.