VERBS be, look, seem | become | make sth What is it that makes this technique superior? | consider sth, see sth as I don't see either product as superior to the other.
ADV. clearly, distinctly, far, greatly, markedly, vastly The new products are far superior to the old ones. They defeated a greatly superior Roman army. | altogether, infinitely, wholly The house was altogether superior to the kind of thing most men of Adam's age could aspire to. | rather, slightly, somewhat | inherently, intrinsically, naturally | supposedly | undoubtedly | numerically the numerically superior (= larger in numbers) British forces | economically, educationally, intellectually, morally, socially, technically
PREP. in a microwave that is vastly superior in design to all other models | to She felt socially superior to most of her neighbours.
ADJ. immediate The form has to be signed by your immediate superior. | social
VERB + SUPERIOR report sb/sth to She threatened to report the assistant to his superiors.