excellence excellence  /ˈɛk sə ləns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree
  2. (n) an outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels

Usage(s):

  1. In unprecedented numbers, they are setting new standards of excellence in performance.
  2. It was a sign of excellence.
  3. Once Jackie's excellence and elegance broke the color barrier.

News

  1. Kia Motors America Receives California Excellence Award From Small Business Institute For Excellence In Commerce

    IRVINE, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America (KMA) is a 2013 recipient of the prestigious Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC) California Excellence Award, which ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Excellence Awards recognizes above-and-beyond staff

    Faculty at the University of Idaho will be recognized at the 2013 Excellence Awards on April 15. UI has been recognizing faculty annually since 1990, beginning with the Teaching Excellence Awards. Since then, multiple awards ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Argonaut

  3. Celebrating Excellence in the Public Service of Canada

    Today, the Treasury Board Secretariat announced the names of the 184 recipients of the Public Service Award of Excellence 2013.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I will seek somebody with a sharp and independent mind and a record of excellence and integrity. I will seek someone who understands that justice isn't just about some abstract legal theory or footnote in a casebook," Obama said.
    on May 1, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Xinhua

  2. The Taiwan fiasco, which was only discovered in March, was merely a "symptom of a degradation of the authority, standards of excellence and technical competence" of the country's intercontinental ballistic missile inventory, Gates said during a...
    on Jun 6, 2008 By: Robert Gates Source: GovExec.com

  3. "The CRM Excellence Awards honors the companies that have proven to be true CRM partners to their customers and clients. The companies selected have demonstrated to the editors of Customer Interaction Solutions that their products and services have...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Nadji Tehrani Source: TMC Net

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