Definition of Superiors

1. Noun. (plural of superior) ¹



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Definition of Superiors

1. superior [n] - See also: superior

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Superiors

superior rectus
superior rectus muscle
superior skill
superior tarsal
superior thalamostriate vein
superior thyroid vein
superior vena cava
superior vocal cord
superioress
superioresses
superiorities
superiority
superiority complex
superiorly
superiorness
superiors
superiorship
superiorships
superiour
superiourity
superiourly
superiours
superisation
superization
superizations
superjacent
superjail
superjails
superject
superjects

Literary usage of Superiors

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"If the congregation is not divided into provinces, the superiors of important houses and one delegate from each house take the place of the provincials and ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"The latter consists of the provincial, his councillors, and the superiors of important houses, accompanied by a delegate from each house. ..."

3. Memoirs Illustrating the History of Jacobinism: A Translation from the by Barruel (1799)
"... to be conducted by Superiors who have fo carefully guided them hitherto, ... to obey our Superiors is in fect only fulfilling our own inclination—by the ..."

4. The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor by Jeremy Taylor, Charles Page Eden, Reginald Heber, Alexander Taylor (1850)
"SECTION I. Of obedience to our superiors. Our superiors are set over us in affairs of the world, or the affairs of the soul and things pertaining to ..."

5. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1816)
"CHAP, encouragement to the oui laws of the province, to every ^^__^ fugitive who had escaped from the injustice or justice of his superiors ; and these ..."

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