Excellence means greatness — the very best. Achieving excellence is never easy to do.

Excellence is a quality that people really appreciate, because it's so hard to find. Excellence is the quality of excelling, of being truly the best at something. Getting an A+ shows excellence. Michael Jordan's basketball career was filled with excellence. We love Picasso and Shakespeare for their excellence. When you see excellence, you should appreciate the work that went into it. So much in the world falls short of excellence.

Definitions of excellence

n the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree

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admirability, admirableness, wonderfulness
admirable excellence
grandness, impressiveness, magnificence, richness
splendid or imposing in size or appearance
civilisation, civilization, refinement
the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste
expansiveness, expansivity
a quality characterized by magnificence of scale or the tendency to expand
loftiness, majesty, stateliness
impressiveness in scale or proportion
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an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

n an outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels

“a center of manufacturing excellence
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characteristic, feature
a prominent attribute or aspect of something

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