of the highest quality (Freq. 1)

an ace reporter


a crack shot


a first-rate golfer


a super party


played top-notch tennis


an athlete in tiptop condition


she is absolutely tops

ace, ↑A-one, ↑crack, ↑first-rate, ↑super, ↑tiptop, ↑top-notch, ↑tops
Similar to: ↑superior
Usage Domain: ↑colloquialism

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
: the highest point possible or attainable

a boat in the topnotch of perfection — H.A.Calahan

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/top"noch"/, adj.
first-rate: a topnotch job.
Also, top-notch.
[1820-30; TOP1 + NOTCH]
Syn. outstanding, notable, superior.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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