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Synonyms

best

adjective

used for referring to the person or thing that is the most satisfactory, suitable, pleasant, effective, of the highest quality etc

ideal

adjective

of the best or most suitable type

first class

adjective

of the best quality or the highest standard

first-rate

adjective

of the highest quality

incomparable

adjective

so good that nothing else can compare

unsurpassed

adjective

better than everything or everyone else in a particular way

premier

adjective

best, largest, or most important

par excellence

adjective

formal of the highest quality, or the most typical type

there is no substitute for something

used for saying that nothing else is good or useful enough to replace something

second to none

the best

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at someone’s/something’s best

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

bar none

British used for emphasizing that someone or something is the best

best

adverb

in the way that is most satisfactory, suitable, pleasant, effective, successful etc

best of all

used for introducing a fact that pleases you more than all the others you have mentioned

the best (something) that money can buy

used for saying that something is of the best quality

couldn’t wish for more/better etc

used for saying that someone or something is the best

definitive

adjective

better than all others

first

adverb

better than anyone or anything else in a game, competition etc

head and shoulders above the rest/others

much better than all the others

matchless

adjective

literary better than anyone or anything else

of all time

used for talking about someone or something that is better than all other people or things that have existed

optimal

adjective

optimum

optimum

adjective

best or most suitable within a range of possibilities

peerless

adjective

formal better than anyone or anything else

pre-eminent

adjective

better or more important than anyone or anything else in a particular activity

premium

adjective

more expensive or of higher quality than other similar things

prime

adjective

of the highest quality

standout

adjective

Americaninformal noticeable because of being much better than anyone or anything else

top-flight

adjective

very high in quality, ability, or status

top-notch

adjective

informal very high in quality

unbeatable

adjective

better than anything else of the same type

unequalled

adjective

better than anyone or anything else

unmatched

adjective

literary better than all others

unparalleled

adjective

formal the best of a particular kind

unrivalled

adjective

used for emphasizing that something is much better or more important than other similar things

untouchable

adjective

much better at something than similar people or things

world-beating

adjective

mainly journalism better than all other similar people or things

world-class

adjective

one of the best in the world

BuzzWord

hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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Open Dictionary

sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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