Definition of super adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈsuːpə(r)//
, also BrE//ˈsjuːpə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsuːpər//
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(informal, becoming old-fashioned) extremely good a super meal We had a super time in Italy. ‘The pilot did a super job,’ a passenger said afterwards. She was super (= very kind) when I was having problems. Word Originmid 19th cent.: abbreviation.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: super