The form of an adjective or adverb ending with "-est" or "most".

The superlative is a form of an adjective/adverb (typically carrying the suffix -est in English) used to mark the highest value for a particular property in comparison with others. For example, hardest is the superlative form of hard in "John is the hardest worker because he works hardest".

See the info for the tag for a general discussion of English comparatives and superlatives.

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