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"the top flight" in British English

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top-flightadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈtɑpˈflɑɪt/
of the best quality or at the highest level: He wasn't considered a top-flight manager.
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"top flight" in Business English

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top flightadjective [usually before noun]

also top-flight uk   us  
of the very best quality: a top flight lawyer/manager/architect They are buying shares in top-flight businesses.

the top flightnoun [S]

uk   us  
the group that contains the most successful organizations, teams, etc.: The company is struggling to remain in the top flight
(Definition of top flight from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the top flight”
in Chinese (Simplified) 顶级的, 最优秀的, 质量最好的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頂級的, 最優秀的, 品質最好的…
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