Definition of best:

Of good.

part of speech: adjective

Having the highest degree of goodness or excellence; of the first quality or standing; most desirable, suitable, advantageous, etc.; largest.

part of speech: noun

One's utmost endeavor: the highest perfection.

part of speech: adjective

( serves as superl. of GOOD) Good in the highest degree: first: highest: most excellent.

part of speech: noun

Most good; most excellent.

part of speech: noun

In the best manner, or highest degree.

part of speech: noun

The highest state of excellence; the greatest endeavor; all one can do or show.

part of speech: verb

To get the better of; to surpass.

part of speech: adverb

( superl. of WELL) In the highest degree: in the best manner.

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