Dignified vs Superb - What's the difference?

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Dignified is a related term of superb.


As adjectives the difference between dignified and superb

is that dignified is respectable while superb is .

As a verb dignified

is (dignify).

dignified

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • respectable
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (dignify)
  • superb

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • First-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good.
  • :
  • *
  • *:Captain Edward Carlisle; he could not tell what this prisoner might do. He cursed the fate which had assigned such a duty, cursed especially that fate which forced a gallant soldier to meet so superb a woman as this under handicap so hard.
  • Grand; magnificent; august; stately.
  • :
  • (lb) Haughty.
  • *1858 , (Julia Kavanagh), Adèle, a Tale: Volume 2 (p.235):
  • *:A remark which Isabella received with a superb curl of the lip, but at the same time, and to her brother's infinite relief, she walked away.
  • Synonyms

    * excellent * superlative

    Derived terms

    * superbly