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  1. when someone is feeling most intelligent or effective, or when something is showing its most impressive or attractive qualities

    I’d only just got out of bed, so I wasn’t at my best.

    To see New England at its best, you should come in September when the leaves start to change colour.

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the practice of looking at a product online before going to a conventional store to buy it

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a person who has or claims to have a lot of influence

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