Synonyms of best in English:
1 the best hotel in Paris
finest, greatest, top, foremost, leading, pre-eminent, premier, prime, first, chief, principal, supreme, of the highest quality, superlative, unrivalled, second to none, without equal, nonpareil, unsurpassed, unsurpassable, peerless, matchless, unparalleled, unbeaten, unbeatable, unexcelled, optimum, optimal, ultimate, surpassing, incomparable, ideal, perfect;
British top of the range;
chiefly US top of the line;
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at one's best
do one's best
- Caroline had done her best to help himdo one's utmost, try one's hardest, try as hard as one can, make every effort, spare no effort, do all one can, give one's all, be at painsinformalbend/fall/lean over backwards, do one's damnedest, go all out, pull out all the stops, bust a gut, break one's neck, move heaven and earthNorth American informaldo one's darnedest/durnedestAustralian informalgo for the doctor
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informal he won't like being bested by a woman
defeat, beat, get the better of, gain the advantage over, get the upper hand over, outdo, outwit, outsmart, worst, be more than a match for, prevail over, conquer, vanquish, trounce, triumph over;
informallick, get one over on
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