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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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The contract gives Jamie stability and security at a time which should coincide with his best years.
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The best years of my career have probably been the last three and I feel as if I am getting better with age.
To this day, Rock 'n Roll I Gave You All The Best Years of My Life still finds its way onto the airwaves in stations all over Ireland on a regular basis.
Piano: Best Years 7-9 - Chloe Angharad Bradshaw, of Cwm Rhymni; Best Years 10-11 - Thomas Jones, of Lewis Pengam; Best in Years 12-13 - Maddie Jones, of Lewis Girls; Finalist - Thomas Jones, of Lewis Pengam.
Irish Dairy Board managing director Dr Noel Cawley told international customers in Dublin that the past 12 months have been "one of the best years ever" for the Irish dairy sector.
The Nasdaq composite index--heavy with tech shares--recorded one of its best years ever.
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The two men had been attempting with little success to get ideas for the conception of a disabled character to be cast in the movie that eventually became the enormously popular The Best Years of Our Lives (1946).
Payden & Rygel, with close to $50 billion under management, had one of its best years ever in 2002, according to CEO Joan Payden who accepted the award in London.
ISLAMABAD:National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) Mandwa Film Club will organize screening of Hollywood classic film 'The Best Years of Our Lives' (1946) on February 24 at its media center.
FORMER Giants loan signing Lee Mossop says his best years are still to come.