Definition of superculture in English:

superculture

noun

  • 1Great or excessive intellectual or artistic refinement; high culture.

  • 2Originally Cultural Anthropology and Sociology. A set of cultural attitudes, beliefs, customs, etc., holding a dominant or very influential position in the world or in a large geographical area, and often regarded as overwhelming the culture of less powerful areas or groups.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From super- + culture.

Pronunciation

superculture

/ˈsjuːpəˌkʌltʃə//ˈsuːpəˌkʌltʃə/