Grammar Patterns

n ADJ

The 'par excellence' group

These adjectives indicate that someone does something very well or would have liked to do something very well, or is a very good example of something.
Ray Bradbury was the twentieth-century American short story writer par excellence.
That man was a genius, that man was success incarnate!
  • extraordinaire
  • incarnate
  • manqué
  • par excellence
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