ADJ. moral, racial, social the myth of racial inferiority | numerical The invading force, conscious of their numerical inferiority at sea, decided on an airborne attack.
VERB + INFERIORITY accept
INFERIORITY + NOUN complex He had an inferiority complex about his looks.
PREP. ~ to She accepted her inferiority to her rivals.
PHRASES a feeling/sense of inferiority, a position of inferiority, a sign of inferiority Using a false accent over the phone is a sign of inferiority.