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Superhuman definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SUPERHU'MAN, a. [super and human.] Above or beyond what is human; divine.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: above or beyond the human or demanding more than human power or endurance; "superhuman beings"; "superhuman strength"; "soldiers driven mad by superhuman misery" [ant: subhuman]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1633 1. being above the human ; divine <superhuman beings> 2. exceeding normal human power, size, or capability ; Herculean <a superhuman effort> <superhuman strength>; also having such power, size, or capability superhumanity noun superhumanly adverb superhumanness noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 beyond normal human capability. 2 higher than man. Derivatives: superhumanly adv. Etymology: LL superhumanus (as SUPER-, HUMAN)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Superhuman Su`per*hu"man, a. Above or beyond what is human; sometimes, divine; as, superhuman strength; superhuman wisdom.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe a quality that someone has as superhuman, you mean that it seems to be much greater than that of ordinary people. Officers were terrified of his superhuman strength... ADJ: usu ADJ n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Divine, god-like. 2. Supernatural, preternatural, miraculous, hyperphysical.

Moby Thesaurus

Christlike, Christly, Herculean, Hercules, amazing, arcane, brave, celestial, courageous, dangerous, daring, death-defying, demigod, divine, eerie, empyrean, esoteric, extramundane, extraordinary, extraterrestrial, fabulous, fantastic, fey, godlike, godly, heavenly, hero, heroic, hypernormal, hyperphysical, incarnate, incarnated, incredible, intercessional, intercessive, legendary, made flesh, mediative, mediatory, miraculous, mysterious, numinous, occult, otherworldly, phenomenal, preterhuman, preternatural, preternormal, pretersensual, propitiative, propitiatory, psychic, redemptive, salvational, self-existent, spiritual, superior, superman, supermundane, supernatural, supernormal, superphysical, supersensible, supersensual, supramundane, supranatural, transcendent, transcendental, transmundane, unbelievable, uncanny, unearthly, unhuman, unnatural, unworldly, valiant



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