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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bestnoun

    the supreme effort one can make

    "they did their best"

    Synonyms:
    topper

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

  2. best, toppernoun

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

    "he could beat the best of them"

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

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

  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)

    Synonyms:
    topper

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

  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"

    Synonyms:
    better(p), best(p)

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

  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"

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

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

  7. bestadverb

    in a most excellent way or manner

    "he played best after a couple of martinis"

    Synonyms:
    better

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

  8. bestadverb

    it would be sensible

    "you'd best stay at home"

    Synonyms:
    better

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

  9. better, bestadverb

    from a position of superiority or authority

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

    Synonyms:
    better

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

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Editors Contribution

  1. dise

    a good place to stay like in paradise

    i've been in this hotel, this hotel is dise

    Submitted by anonymous on April 6, 2021  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bestadjective

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

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How to use best in a sentence?

  1. Adam Jentleson:

    To yank the bill out of committee and rush it to the floor unilaterally with no input from the Democrats who have worked very hard on this issue makes it clear that Republicans are looking to score cheap political points instead of producing the bipartisan outcome that is Israel's best interest, that action, in the blink of an eye, undermines a tremendous amount of bipartisan effort to move the process forward in a way that kept Democrats and Republicans together.

  2. Siegfried Fischbacher:

    Today, the world has lost one of the greats of magic, but I have lost my best friend, from the moment we met, I knew Roy and I, together, would change the world. There could be no Siegfried without Roy, and no Roy without Siegfried.

  3. Thomas Waldhauser:

    Weve tried to take forces that have been involved in working with units that have been trained for quite some time and that their threat to the homeland is questionable at best.

  4. Hannah Ryder:

    As China has been the first to deal with and recover from Covid-19 the world can learn a lot from China's experience, i hope that when it comes to virus-related xenophobia, China can show leadership on the best way to tackle it and be an example the world can follow.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    God generously helps to those who try to do their best without asking God's help!

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