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Supreme

3 entries found.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]

Supreme \Su*preme"\, a. [L. supremus, superlative of superus
   that is above, upper, fr. super above: cf. F. supr[^e]me. See
   {Super-}, and cf. {Sum}.]
   1. Highest in authority; holding the highest place in
      authority, government, or power.

            He that is the supreme King of kings. --Shak.

   2. Highest; greatest; most excellent or most extreme; utmost;
      greatist possible (sometimes in a bad sense); as, supreme
      love; supreme glory; supreme magnanimity; supreme folly.

            Each would be supreme within its own sphere, and
            those spheres could not but clash.    --De Quincey.

   3. (Bot.) Situated at the highest part or point.

   {The Supreme}, the Almighty; God.

From WordNet (r) 1.6 [wn]

supreme
     adj 1: final or last in your life or progress; "the supreme
            sacrifice"; "the supreme judgment"
     2: greatest in status or authority or power; "a supreme
        tribunal" [syn: {sovereign}]
     3: highest in excellence or achievement; "supreme among
        musicians"; "a supreme endeavor"; "supreme courage"
     4: greatest or maximal in degree; extreme; "supreme folly"

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]

Supreme, LA (CDP, FIPS 74235)
  Location: 29.85959 N, 90.99262 W
  Population (1990): 1020 (293 housing units)
  Area: 7.4 sq km (land), 0.1 sq km (water)

Supreme

3 entries found.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]

Supreme \Su*preme"\, a. [L. supremus, superlative of superus
   that is above, upper, fr. super above: cf. F. supr[^e]me. See
   {Super-}, and cf. {Sum}.]
   1. Highest in authority; holding the highest place in
      authority, government, or power.

            He that is the supreme King of kings. --Shak.

   2. Highest; greatest; most excellent or most extreme; utmost;
      greatist possible (sometimes in a bad sense); as, supreme
      love; supreme glory; supreme magnanimity; supreme folly.

            Each would be supreme within its own sphere, and
            those spheres could not but clash.    --De Quincey.

   3. (Bot.) Situated at the highest part or point.

   {The Supreme}, the Almighty; God.

From WordNet (r) 1.6 [wn]

supreme
     adj 1: final or last in your life or progress; "the supreme
            sacrifice"; "the supreme judgment"
     2: greatest in status or authority or power; "a supreme
        tribunal" [syn: {sovereign}]
     3: highest in excellence or achievement; "supreme among
        musicians"; "a supreme endeavor"; "supreme courage"
     4: greatest or maximal in degree; extreme; "supreme folly"

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]

Supreme, LA (CDP, FIPS 74235)
  Location: 29.85959 N, 90.99262 W
  Population (1990): 1020 (293 housing units)
  Area: 7.4 sq km (land), 0.1 sq km (water)