Meaning of “best” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /best/

A1 superlative of good adjective : better than any other:

She's one of our best students.
Give her my best wishes.
Susie's my best friend (= the friend I like more than any other).
What's the best way to get to the airport from here?
→ See also second best , the best/greatest thing since sliced bread

(Definition of “best adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)