su·pe·ri·or

[suhpeer-ee-er, soo]

adjective

1.  Higher in station, rank, degree, importance, etc.: a superior officer.
2.  Above the average in excellence, merit, intelligence, etc.: superior math students.
3.  Of higher grade or quality: superior merchandise.
4.  Greater in quantity or amount: superior numbers.
5.  Showing a consciousness or feeling of being better than or above others: superior airs.