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Antonyms for BESTBEST

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  1. bestverb

    Synonyms:
    worst

  2. bestnoun

    To beat in a contest; to surpass in skill or achievement.

    I did my best.

    Synonyms:
    worst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bestnoun

    the supreme effort one can make

    "they did their best"

    Antonyms:
    worst, lowest, last, bottom, inadvisable, last-place, pessimal, unadvisable, pessimum(a)

    Synonyms:
    topper

  2. best, toppernoun

    the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others

    "he could beat the best of them"

    Antonyms:
    worst, inadvisable, pessimal, unadvisable, bottom, last, lowest, pessimum(a), last-place

    Synonyms:
    high hat, opera hat, silk hat, best, top hat, dress hat, topper, stovepipe, beaver

  3. Best, C. H. Best, Charles Herbert Bestadjective

    Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)

    Antonyms:
    worst, lowest, unadvisable, last-place, pessimum(a), bottom, inadvisable, last, pessimal

    Synonyms:
    topper

  4. bestadjective

    (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"

    Antonyms:
    worst, unadvisable, lowest, pessimum(a), pessimal, bottom, last-place, last, inadvisable

    Synonyms:
    better(p), best(p)

  5. better(p), best(p)verb

    (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"

    Antonyms:
    worst, bottom, pessimal, unadvisable, last-place, inadvisable, last, pessimum(a), lowest

  6. outdo, outflank, trump, best, scoopadverb

    get the better of

    "the goal was to best the competition"

    Antonyms:
    worst, last, bottom, last-place, inadvisable, unadvisable, pessimal, lowest, pessimum(a)

    Synonyms:
    trump out, outflank, outmatch, exceed, scoop, outgo, go around, surmount, outperform, lift out, take up, ruff, scoop up, outstrip, scoop out, best, trump, outdo, surpass

  7. bestadverb

    in a most excellent way or manner

    "he played best after a couple of martinis"

    Antonyms:
    worst, last, unadvisable, inadvisable, lowest, pessimal, pessimum(a), last-place, bottom

    Synonyms:
    better

  8. bestadverb

    it would be sensible

    "you'd best stay at home"

    Antonyms:
    worst, last-place, unadvisable, last, pessimal, lowest, inadvisable, bottom, pessimum(a)

    Synonyms:
    better

  9. better, bestadverb

    from a position of superiority or authority

    "father knows best"; "I know better."

    Antonyms:
    worst, inadvisable, pessimal, lowest, pessimum(a), last-place, bottom, last, unadvisable

    Synonyms:
    better, best

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bestadjective

    Synonyms:
    supreme, consummate, superlative, crowning, incomparable, utmost

How to use BEST in a sentence?

  1. Derek Falvey:

    He may be the best teammate I’ve ever seen in terms of the way he goes about his business, the way he puts his arm around people, the way he helps us become better in our front office jobs and coaching staff jobs, this guy is beyond special.

  2. Jennifer Garner:

    I really choose by what I like, i thought ‘Alexander’ was a super smart script. Just [costar] Steve [Carell] alone would have been enough. Gosh, I love working with that guy. He's just the best.

  3. Asier Marzo:

    For me the major application, the best application, would be going smaller and levitating things inside your body and this could be drug capsules, this could be kidney stones, this could be clots or micro surgical instruments, a tiny scalpel, tiny scissors that you could control from the outside without any incision.

  4. Adam Scott:

    The course is perfect so I had to take advantage of the morning conditions, i didn't play my best golf tee to greens, but I chipped and putted really well.

  5. John Rutherford:

    I used to tell my community and my officers that I don’t want to be the best first-responder to a mass-causualty event. I want to prevent that event before it occurs. And that’s what( this bill) will do, this bill gives students, teachers( and others) the tools to recognize the early-warning signs to prevent violence from even entering our school grounds.

How to pronounce BEST?

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US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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