how to pronounce superb


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the above transcription of superb is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

superb is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of superb in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… again it's just as a superb example look …”

meanings of superb


  1. Grand; magnificent; august; stately.
  2. First-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good.
  3. Haughty.

superb frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word superb occurs in english on average 8.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics superb can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that superb can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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