adjective. written or printed above and to one side of another character.
noun. a character or symbol set or printed or written above and immediately to one side of another character.
- graphic symbol
Example sentences of the word superscript
1. Noun, singular or mass
Microsoft Word will insert a superscript number where you placed the cursor, then move the cursor to the bottom of the page where it has drawn a line and placed the same superscript number.
An exponent is a superscript number attached to a value, indicating how many times the value is multiplied by itself.
3. Verb, base form
Whenever you need text to fly a bit above ordinary words, you can change it to superscript in the Font dialog box.