Definition of one's finest hour in English:

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one's finest hour

The time of one’s greatest success.
Example sentences
  • They are nostalgic for their finest hour.
  • Others (the late, great Luis Bunuel for example), however, seem to enjoy their finest hour.
  • And let us not forget their finest hour: the night of treachery 14 years ago that began this whole unhappy saga
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