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EN[bɛst] [-ɛst]
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  • Best or The Best may refer to:
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    Definition of best in English Dictionary

  • NounPLbestsSUF-est
    1. NU The supreme effort one can make, or has made.
      1. I did my best.
      2. My personal best in that race is eighteen minutes, four seconds.
    2. NC The person (or persons) who is (are) most excellent.
      1. something that is best.
      2. VerbSGbestsPRbestingPT, PPbested
        1. to surpass in skill or achievement.
          1. VT To beat in a contest.
          2. Adjective
            1. superlative form of good: most good.
              1. I can either be your best friend or your worst enemy. ‎
            2. Most; largest.
              1. Unpacking took the best part of a week. ‎
          3. Adverb
            1. superlative form of well: most well.
              1. To the most advantage; with the most success, cause, profit, benefit, or propriety.
              2. More Examples
                1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                  • You may rest assured that our best efforts will be put forth to give you entire satisfaction.
                  • A well-designed sales territory allows a salesperson to make best use of his time with present and potential customers and minimize travel time.
                  • He doesn't read Greek, but he really took up the gauntlet and did his best to understand the letter, anyway.
                2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                  • Best Excuse for a Wandering Mind: SNARRY!, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman
                  • Best sources lean red meat, poultry, fish, dark green, leafy vegetables and wholegrain cereals.
                3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                  • Parents get after their children to do homework for the best.
              • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                1. Adjectives
                  • Adjective forms
                    • Adjective superlative forms
                  • Adverbs
                    • Adverb forms
                      • Adverb superlative forms
                    • Nouns
                      • Countable nouns
                        • Singularia tantum
                          • Uncountable nouns
                        • Verbs
                          • Transitive verbs
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                        4. fr bestial
                        5. en bestir
                        Source: Wiktionary
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                        Meaning of best for the defined word.

                        Grammatically, this word "best" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form. It's also an adverb, more specifically, an adverb form. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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