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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ex·cel·lent /ˈɛks(ə)lənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·cel·lent a.
 1. Excelling; surpassing others in some good quality or the sum of qualities; of great worth; eminent, in a good sense; superior; as, an excellent man, artist, citizen, husband, discourse, book, song, etc.; excellent breeding, principles, aims, action.
 To love . . .
 What I see excellent in good or fair.   --Milton.
 2. Superior in kind or degree, irrespective of moral quality; -- used with words of a bad significance. [Obs. or Ironical] “An excellent hypocrite.”
    Their sorrows are most excellent.   --Beau. & Fl.
 Syn: -- Worthy; choice; prime; valuable; select; exquisite; transcendent; admirable; worthy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·cel·lent, adv. Excellently; eminently; exceedingly. [Obs.] “This comes off well and excellent.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : of the highest quality; "made an excellent speech"; "the
            school has excellent teachers"; "a first-class mind"
            [syn: first-class, fantabulous]