Definition of par excellence in English:

par excellence

Translate par excellence into Spanish

adjective

postpositive
  • Better or more than all others of the same kind.

    • ‘he has won a reputation for being a designer par excellence’
    finest, greatest, top, foremost, leading, pre-eminent, premier, prime, first, chief, principal, supreme, of the highest quality, superlative, unrivalled, second to none, without equal, nonpareil, unsurpassed, unsurpassable, peerless, matchless, unparalleled, unbeaten, unbeatable, unexcelled, optimum, optimal, ultimate, surpassing, incomparable, ideal, perfect

Pronunciation

par excellence

/ˌpär ˌeksəˈläns/ /ˌpɑr ˌɛksəˈlɑns/

Origin

French, literally ‘by excellence’.