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blue ribbon
Pronunciation: /ˈˌblu ˈˌrɪbən/

Translation of blue ribbon in Spanish:


  • primer premio (masculine)

also: blue-ribbon adjective

  • 1.1 (especially American English) (elite)
    de élite
    1.2 (most prestigious)
    Example sentences
    • Hesiod brags of prizes won, the blue-ribbon poem of a pedigree at the county-fair, coarse-woven and straw-capped.
    • Between these continuing reports and word of her ballooning figure, I'm beginning to think we treat blue-ribbon cattle better than Hollywood actresses!
    • You'll be hailed as the blue-ribbon bistro chef of the backcountry.

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