Inferior Synonyms and Antonyms

ĭn-fîr'ē-ər

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Synonyms for Inferior

Lower is defined as in a lesser or inferior place, or something less in quality or value.
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Lacking an essential quality or element:
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(Countable) One who is subordinate.
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Of mediocre quality, not first class.
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Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
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A subordinate
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A lazy or shiftless person, especially one who seeks to live solely by the support of others.
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The part or side below or under.
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One of lesser rank or authority than another; a subordinate.
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Not in accord with notions of good English; nonstandard.
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The quality of being a competitive disadvantage.
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A younger person.
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One that is not the equal of another.
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That which is worst
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Smaller, less, or less important
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A favorite, esp. one who is a fawning, servile follower: term of contempt
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(--- Historical) A person forced to work off a debt or to perform penal servitude
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The state of being subalternate; succession of turns; subordination.
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The definition of menial describes something that doesn't require much skill or thought.
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Lesser in seriousness or danger:
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Located beneath or below; lower or under:
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(Computing theory) denormal
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Being less than optimal
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An individual or group that assists or functions in a supporting capacity:
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Base is defined as the lowest part of something or the part which supports the rest.
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A tract of land in common ownership; common land.
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(Slang, dialectal) A fool, gullible person; a dupe.
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A smaller amount
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(Now rare) The quality of being intermediate between two extremes; a mean.
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(With "the") Those who have little or no possessions or money, taken as a group.
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A person or thing that is secondary, subordinate, or inferior
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Something of inferior quality; a cheap imitation.
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The state or condition of being subnormal.
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The process of making something subordinate.
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Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
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(Sports) Relating or belonging to a minor league.
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Narrow in outlook; petty:
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Insignificant or unimportant; minor:
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Of inferior quality or value
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Of low or lower quality
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Common or poor in appearance; shabby:
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Designating or of accommodations next below the best
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Clothed with ragged, much worn, or soiled garments.
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Written below; esp., inferior
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Comparative form of poor: more poor
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Antonyms for Inferior

The definition of extraordinary is something or someone that is unusual, exceptional or remarkable.
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Presuming to be or suggesting that one is morally or socially better than others; disdainful or supercilious.
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Most satisfactory, suitable, or useful; most desirable:
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(Programming) Of, or relating to a treatment like that for a first-class citizen.
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(Comparable) Adequate; sufficiently capable or qualified.
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First, either in time or in space
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(Idiomatic) superb, exceptional; of the best sort; very high quality
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A character set, printed, or written above and immediately to one side of another:
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Written after
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Healthier or more fit than before:
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Words Related to Inferior

Being lower; being beneath something.
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The definition of an assistant is a person in a work setting who is inferior in rank and whose job it is to perform duties for someone else.
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(Informal) As a surplus; in excess; extra
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