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adjective above the average, beyond compare, brought to perfection, chief, choice, crowning, distinguished, exceptional, exemplary, extraordinary, faultless, favorite, first-class, first-rate, flawless, foremost, greater, highest, incomparable, inimitable, matchless, maximum, most desirable, most excellent, optimal, paramount, peerless, perfect, preeminent, record-breaking, sans pareil, second to none, select, superior, superlative, supernormal, supreme, surpassing, top-level, top-notch, topmost, transcendent, unequaled, unparalleled, unrivaled, uppermost, without comparison
Associated concepts: best ability, best and highest use, best bid, best efforts, best energies, best evidence, best interests, best interests of a child, best interests of the public, best quality, best skill and discretion or judgment, best testimony
See also: absolute, cardinal, ideal, outstanding, premium, prime, select, subdue, superlative, transcend, utmost
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Singing: Best Years 7-9 - Aimee Daniel, of Cwm Rhymni; Best Years 10-11 - Luke Brewster, of Lewis Pengam; Best Years 12-13 - Jessica Louise Allen, of St Cenydd; Finalist - Jessica Louise Allen, of St Cenydd.
You can read what you like into a man who says his favorite films are the first two "Godfather" pictures; his father's "The Best Years of Our Lives"; and "Captain Blood," an early Errol Flynn swashbuckler about a prisoner-turned-pirate, which Goldwyn has seen 13 times.
It took me some time to understand that Russell's affability, which quickly makes one feel like an old, valued friend, has had its limits, and that Russell was attempting to explain to me what those limits were at the time he made The Best Years of Our Lives.
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JUAN PABLO ANGEL has revealed he wants Aston Villa to benefit from the best years of his career instead of a Spanish or Italian club.
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