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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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Although the games revealed the considerable shortcomings in Deep Thought's play at the beginning of a game, they also showed the computer's strengths - particularly in making the best of a seemingly lost cause.
It's about making the best decision for the children,'' the board president, Suzan Solomon, said.
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It became an obsession of mine to complete the task of making the best duck call I possibly could.
com is already providing a wealth of worldwide flight and travel information, including electronic guides to more than 200 countries, and 400 airports, all designed to assist travelers and travel arrangers in making the best possible travel decisions," explains Marr.
I believe it is necessary that we, as your elected representatives, must have all relevant information to assist us in making the best decision for our community.