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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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Sources told The Daily Star a Turkish and an American company had apparently made the best offers for the Lebanese government.
The results indicated not all clubs made the best purchasing decisions.
But the Indians and Vikings girls' tennis teams made the best of a less- than-favorable situation Thursday when they agreed to share transportation because of a shortage of available buses in the Hart District.
The award recognizes companies that have made the best product contributions to the Mac community.
Merritt made the best of her opportunity; the Royals had few good looks at the net in the second half as the game opened up more.
Our reputation has been built by an unprecedented commitment to excellence in all aspects of the interface development process - from start to finish our clients quickly realize that they've made the best possible choice in deciding to work the The Skins Factory.
For Sherry Zelickson of Westwood, her grandmother Freida, now 95, made the best apple strudel with the biggest smile.
4, we have made the best even better by improving performance and adding support for Oracle 10g.
The Highlanders have made the best out of Roshan, one of the top junior tennis players in Southern California, senior Brad Steinberg, a doubles player last season who has played some singles this season, their only two seniors.
The InfoWorld 100 awards recognize enterprise IT projects that have made the best use of cutting-edge technology to meet business goals.
No truly daring movie made the best picture cut, and I'd rate maybe one-quarter of the 20 acting jobs nominated as noticeably risky performances.