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

 

superhuman

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌsuːpəˈhjuːmən//
 
, BrE//ˌsjuːpəˈhjuːmən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsuːpərˈhjuːmən//
 
 
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having much greater power, knowledge, etc. than is normal synonym heroic superhuman strength It took an almost superhuman effort to contain his anger. compare subhuman Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from late Latin superhumanus (see super-, human).
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