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Adjective
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Of the most excellent, effective, or desirable type or quality,
  1. Of the most excellent, effective, or desirable type or quality
    • - the best pitcher in the league
    • - how to obtain the best results from your machine
    • - her best black suit
  2. Most enjoyable
    • - some of the best times of my life
  3. Most appropriate, advantageous, or well advised
    • - do whatever you think best
    • - it's best if we both go
Verb
  1. Outwit or get the better of (someone)
    • - she refused to allow herself to be bested
Noun
  1. That which is the most excellent, outstanding, or desirable
    • - buy the best you can afford
    • - Sarah always had to be the best at everything
    • - this year’s event will cover the best of both domestic and international manufacturing practices
  2. The most meritorious aspect of a thing or person
    • - he brought out the best in people
  3. The peak of condition; the highest standard or level that a person or thing can reach
    • - this is jazz at its best
    • - try to look your best
  4. One's finest or most formal clothes
    • - she dressed in her best
  5. (in sports) A record of a specified kind, esp. a personal one
    • - achieving a lifetime best of 12.0 seconds
    • - a personal best
Adverb
  1. To the highest degree; most
    • - the one we liked best
    • - you knew him best
    • - well-drained soil suits it best
  2. Most excellently or effectively
    • - the best-dressed man in Hollywood
    • - the things we do best
  3. Most suitably, appropriately, or usefully
    • - this is best done at home
    • - jokes are best avoided in essays

  1. (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"
  2. in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
  3. outdo: get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
  4. the supreme effort one can make; "they did their best"
  5. better(p): (comparative and superlative of `well') wiser or more advantageous and hence advisable; "it would be better to speak to him"; "the White House thought it best not to respond"
  6. it would be sensible; "you'd best stay at home"
  7. Best! is a greatest hits compilation by the 1990s pop band Jellyfish. The album was released in 2006 and featured twenty tracks. Eight of the tracks were non-album while the other twelve consisted of songs pulled from the bands two (and only) albums, Bellybutton and Spilt Milk. ...
  8. BEST is Chicosci's first compilation album, consisting of tracks from albums Revenge of the Giant Robot and Method Of Breathing. Chicosci has since left the record label when the album was released.
  9. Best is a 2000 British film portraying the football career of the Northern Irish soccer star George Best, particularly his years spent at Manchester United. It was directed by Mary McGuckian.
  10. Artur Paulo Oliveira da Silva known only as Best is a Portuguese football goalkeeper. Formed in the FC Porto youth squads he played a great part of his career in Salgueiros.
  11. BEEEEEEST is the final compilation album from the Japanese rock band HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR to feature Mākii, the lead female vocalist of the group.
  12. Best is the second live album performed by saxophonist Kenny G, featuring a very similar track listing to The Essential Kenny G. The only difference is Track 15, which is a Mandarin version of "Be My Lady", replacing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas". It was released by Sony BMG in 2006.
  13. Best is Mika Nakashima's first compilation Japanese album, and her sixth album. It contains 14 songs. The 13 Mika Nakashima singles on this album have charted the highest among her singles chart debuts and at the same time registered among her best-selling singles. ...
  14. Best, a compilation album by Texas-based Folk singer-songwriter Robert Earl Keen, released by Koch Records on November 7, 2006. The album features songs from six of Keen's previous albums: No Kinda Dancer, A Bigger Piece of Sky, No. ...
  15. Best is a surname, and may refer to
  16. A Best is a greatest hits album that Avex forced Ayumi Hamasaki to release on March 28, 2001.
  17. The supreme effort one can make; The person (or persons) who is (are) most excellent; To beat in a contest; to surpass in skill or achievement; Superlative form of good: most good; Superlative form of well: most well
  18. betst; cyst (n); selest
  19. B-E-S-T summarizes a basic search using Dialog commands: B EGIN, E XPAND, S ELECT, T YPE.
  20. finest, highest, first, premium, crowning, incomparable, greatest, top-notch, unequaled, choice
  21. Basic English Skills Test. An assessment designed to test listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills of limited English proficient adults.
  22. Cited most often as being the best for a particular type of menu item.
  23. Whenever I see any brand or person using this in a context describing them, I immediately stop paying attention. Says who? Why? It sounds fairly amateur make this sort of claim.
  24. The obligation to deal at the best price available at that time.
  25. EDNA MAY WILLISTON (Sexton), feminist, social activist, and war worker; b. 25 June 1880 in Shediac, N.B., daughter of James Edward Best and Maria Porter; m. 25 June 1904 Frederic Henry Sexton, and they had a son and a daughter; d. 14 Dec. 1923 in Halifax.