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synonyms for pre-eminent

  • exceptional
  • inimitable
  • transcendent
  • unmatched
  • unparalleled
  • beyond compare
  • excellent
  • ideal
  • matchless
  • paramount
  • peerless
  • perfect
  • preeminent
  • second to none
  • sovereign
  • superior
  • supreme
  • surpassing
  • towering
  • ultimate
  • unequalled
  • unmatchable
  • unrivalled
  • unsurpassable
  • head
  • champion
  • expert
  • leading
  • top
  • premier
  • finished
  • primary
  • accomplished
  • chief
  • master
  • consummate
  • major
  • main
  • first
  • foremost
  • highest
  • preeminent
  • greatest
  • acclaimed
  • big
  • eminent
  • famed
  • glorious
  • great
  • high-powered
  • illustrious
  • immortal
  • important
  • large
  • notable
  • number one
  • outstanding
  • popular
  • preeminent
  • prominent
  • renowned
  • storied
  • well-known
  • revered
  • laureate
  • numero uno
  • up there
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antonyms for pre-eminent

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  • inferior
  • ordinary
  • common
  • lowly
  • poor
  • unimpressive
  • unrefined
  • severe
  • mean
  • inhumane
  • low
  • unimpressive
  • modest
  • normal
  • common
  • ordinary
  • humble
  • poor
  • undignified
  • bad
  • unsophisticated
  • servile
  • lowly
  • ignoble
  • dishonorable
  • unsympathetic
  • unkind
  • malevolent
  • usual
  • stupid
  • unknown
  • unimportant
  • insignificant
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                              How to use pre-eminent in a sentence

                              The Spaniards, indeed, feigned to regard them only as a remnant of the rebels who had joined the pre-existing brigand bands.
                              THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
                              Doubtless the commentator habit is fixed in the nature of man; but it was pre-eminently mediaeval.
                              THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
                              William Hewson died; an eminent English anatomist, and medical author.
                              THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                              Gottfried Achenwall, an eminent German lecturer on statistics, history and the laws of nature, died at Gttingen.
                              THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                              John Pickering, an eminent American philologist, died at Boston, aged 60.
                              THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                              Nicholas Piccini, an eminent musical composer, died at Naples.
                              THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                              Richard Cumberland died; eminent as a British poet, essayist, novelist and dramatic writer.
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                              From pre-natal days I was destined for the railway service, as an oyster to its shell.
                              FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
                              Paul de Rapin de Thoyras, an eminent French historical writer, died.
                              THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                              To supply eminent humorists and others with enjoyable, rational, and profitable employment.
                              PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
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                              capacitor

                              WORDS RELATED TO PRE-EMINENT

                              • big-time
                              • blue-chip
                              • chief
                              • critical
                              • crucial
                              • exceptional
                              • four-star
                              • front-page
                              • grave
                              • great
                              • heavy
                              • high-power
                              • major
                              • notable
                              • playing hard ball
                              • pre-eminent
                              • professional
                              • serious
                              • strictly business
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