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English definition of “head and shoulders above”

head and shoulders above

If someone or something is head and shoulders above other people or things, he, she, or it is a lot better than them: There's no competition - they're head and shoulders above the rest.Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of head and shoulders above from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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