Adjective "Above Average" definition and examples



1. in, at, or to a higher place.

2. overhead, upstairs, or in the sky: My brother lives in the apartment above. A flock of birds circled above.

3. higher in rank, authority, or power: She was told to speak to the person above.

4. higher in quantity or number: books with 100 pages and above.

5. before or earlier, especially in a book or other piece of writing; foregoing: the remark quoted above. Compare below (def 6).

6. in or to heaven: gone to her eternal rest above.