Meaning of “top-notch” in the English Dictionary

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"top-notch" in American English

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top-notchadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈtɑpˈnɑtʃ/

excellent; of very good quality:

His level of fitness will have to be top-notch for him to play professional basketball.

(Definition of “top-notch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"top-notch" in Business English

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uk /ˌtɒpˈnɒtʃ/ us /ˌtɑːpˈnɑːtʃ/ informal

extremely good:

top-notch scientists/lawyers/artists
The state school system offers a top-notch education.
The new conference centre has top-notch facilities.

(Definition of “top-notch” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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