Excel

  • 1 Excel —   [von engl. to excel, »hervorragend sein«, »sich auszeichen«, »übertreffen«; im Englischen klingt »Excel« so wie die Buchstaben X und L hintereinander ausgesprochen, deshalb wird Excel oft mit XL abgekürzt der engl. Abk. für »extra large«, dt.… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 2 Excel — may refer to:* Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application by Microsoft Corporation * Excel (gum), a brand of chewing gum produced by Wrigley s * Excel (band), a band from Venice, California * Excel ( Excel Saga ), the protagonist in the manga and …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 Excel — hat folgende Bedeutungen: das Tabellenkalkulationsprogramm Microsoft Excel das Messegelände ExCeL Exhibition Centre in London den Ort Excel (Alabama) in den Vereinigten Staaten Excel Township (Marshall County, Minnesota) war die Bezeichnung für… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 4 Excel — Ex*cel , v. i. To surpass others in good qualities, laudable actions, or acquirements; to be distinguished by superiority; as, to excel in mathematics, or classics. [1913 Webster] Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel. Gen. xlix. 4. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 excel — [ek sel′, iksel′] vi., vt. excelled, excelling [ME excellen < OFr exceller < L excellere, to raise, surpass, excel < ex , out of, from + cellere, to rise, project < IE base * kel , to project > HILL, Gr kolophōn] to be better or… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Excel™ — UK US noun TRADEMARK IT ► a brand of software used for creating spreadsheets (= documents with rows of data for showing amounts and making calculations): »an Excel document/spreadsheet »These instructions assume you are familiar with using Excel …

    Financial and business terms

  • 7 excel — UK US /ɪkˈsel/ verb [I] ( ll ) ► to be extremely good at something: excel in/at sth »Their biggest competitive advantage is that they excel at manufacturing small, gas efficient vehicles at low cost …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 Excel — Excel, AL U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 582 Housing Units (2000): 253 Land area (2000): 1.649436 sq. miles (4.272020 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.649436 sq. miles (4.272020 sq. km) …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 9 Excel, AL — U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 582 Housing Units (2000): 253 Land area (2000): 1.649436 sq. miles (4.272020 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.649436 sq. miles (4.272020 sq. km) FIPS code …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 10 Excel — Ex*cel , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Excelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Excelling}.] [L. excellere, excelsum; ex out + a root found in culmen height, top; cf. F. exceller. See {Culminate}, {Column}.] 1. To go beyond or surpass in good qualities or laudable… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 excel — ► VERB (excelled, excelling) 1) be exceptionally good at an activity or subject. 2) (excel oneself) perform exceptionally well. ORIGIN Latin excellere, from celsus lofty …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 excel — index beat (defeat), outweigh, prevail (triumph), surmount, surpass, transcend Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 excel — c.1400, from L. excellere to rise, surpass, be eminent, from ex out from (see EX (Cf. ex )) + cellere rise high, tower, related to celsus high, lofty, great, from PIE root *kel to rise, be elevated (see HILL (Cf. hill …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 excel — surpass, transcend, *exceed, outdo, outstrip …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 15 excel — [v] be superior; surpass beat, be good, be master of, be proficient, be skillful, best, be talented, better, cap, come through, eclipse, exceed, go beyond, go to town*, improve upon, make it, outdo, outrival, outshine, outstrip, pass, predominate …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 Excel — Microsoft Excel « Excel » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Excel (homonymie). Microsoft Excel …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 17 excel — UK [ɪkˈsel] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms excel : present tense I/you/we/they excel he/she/it excels present participle excelling past tense excelled past participle excelled to do something extremely well We aim to give every student the… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 excel — /ik sel /, v., excelled, excelling. v.i. 1. to surpass others or be superior in some respect or area; do extremely well: to excel in math. v.t. 2. to surpass; be superior to; outdo: He excels all other poets of his day. [1400 50; late ME excellen …

    Universalium

  • 19 excel — v. (D; intr.) to excel at, in (to excel at sports) * * * [ɪk sel] in (to excel at sports) (D; intr.) to excel at …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 20 excel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. exceed, surpass, eclipse, outdo, outstrip. See unconformity, virtue, goodness. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. surpass, transcend, improve upon, exceed, go beyond, outdo, outshine, be superior, stand out,… …

    English dictionary for students


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