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adjective as in correct, right

adjective as in most

noun as in most outstanding thing in class

noun as in highest personal effort

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Daryl Groom, a former winemaker with Penfolds in Australia and Geyser Peak in California, is perhaps Naked Wines’s best-known winemaker, marketing his DRG line of wines through the platform.

It’s large and fairly heavy, though, so it works best for those with medium- or large-sized desks rather and a dedicated workspace, rather than hot desks or cafe tables.

Researchers have found that open and honest communication works best.

Online consumer intelligence and social media listening platform Brandwatch has been acquired by Cision, best known for its media monitoring and media contact database services, for $450 million, in a combined cash and shares deal.

So it might be worth picking a desk with multiple features just to see what works best for you.

The best comparison here for an American audience is, well, Internet stuff.

Strangio is at his best when exposing what appears to be a flourishing civil society in Cambodia.

Her style, much like her diminutive nickname, is best described as “Hamptons twee”—preppy and peppy.

Perhaps on his own nowadays, Epstein is trying his best to webmaster over a dozen URLs.

Scalise spoke briefly, adding little of substance, saying that the people back home know him best.

We resolved to do our best to merit the good opinion which we thus supposed them to entertain of us.

He is perplexed and hindered by the lack of soldiers, but is doing his best with his small forces.

If Mac had been alone he would have made the post by sundown, for the Mounted Police rode picked horses, the best money could buy.

Her best-known works are portrait busts, which are numerous.

But the Mexicans were not the people to give up their best province so easily.


On this page you'll find 269 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to best, such as: finest, first, first-rate, leading, outstanding, and perfect.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.