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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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He said, "I am confident that our team would give best performance in the match and will raise the national flag high after a major defeat".
Given an opening rating of 72, she had every chance in that mile event but eventually had to give best to a more battle-hardened rival.
CLASSY chasers Snowy Morning and Conna Castle line up in the Supermacs Drive Thru Hurdle but they may have to give best to Healys Bar.
45), but the unbeaten colt may have to give best to John Oxx's ARAZAN, who impressed in victory here last month.
Sensible control is all farmers need or want, and the huntsman is quite happy to doff his cap and give best to a fox who foxes his hounds as I do to a rabbit or other who bests my dogs.
Price lost to Ireland's Jim Baker, Weale went down to Alex Marshall, and Rees had to give best to world No 1 David Gourlay, but Rhondda's Mike Prosser and Cardiff's David Harding got through to the quarter-finals.
After consulting with Best Buy, the combined HickoryTech and Nortel Networks team determined that an IP-enabled solution would give Best Buy a mix of traditional and advanced solutions to maximize communications effectiveness across their new campus today and in the future," said Jon Anderson, president of HickoryTech's Enterprise Solutions division.
Imran Khan said that Khyber Pukhtunkhwa had mobilized all resources to give best health facilities to IDPS, adding provincial government was also taking steps to ensure education of 400,000 IDPs children.
35 However, they meet Patterdale Jazz there, and all may have to give best to Craig Dawson's ace, who picked up a maximum 40 points in the Championship.
Nick Riley, from Wenvoe, landed carp to 7lb, but had to give best to his 11-year-old son James, who landed carp of 10lb and 11lb as well as bream to 4lb.
Royal & SunAlliance second favourite Black Jack Ketchum is also unbeaten, having won twice in bumpers and three times over hurdles, but Jonjo O'Neill's gelding may have to give best to Denman, who looks a star in the making.