Word:

First-rate

Pronunciation: fẽrst´rāt`
a.1.Of the highest excellence; preëminent in quality, size, or estimation.
Our only first-rate body of contemporary poetry is the German.
- M. Arnold.
Hermocrates . . . a man of first-rate ability.
- Jowett (Thucyd).
n.1.(Naut.) A war vessel of the highest grade or the most powerful class.
adj.1.of the highest quality; as, a first-rate reporter.
Adj.1.first-rate - of the highest quality; "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops"
Adv.1.first-rate - quite well; "she doesn't feel first-rate today"
Synonyms: very well
ace, admirable, crack, excellent, exceptional, extraordinary, fine, first-class, great, high-grade, matchless, outstanding, prime, remarkable, superb, superior, top, top-notch, unparalleled, unsurpassed, wizard
Translate First-rate to German
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first-aid kit
first-aid station
First-class
First-class car
first-class honours degree
first-class mail
first-come-first-serve
first-come-first-served
first-degree burn
First-hand
first-in first-out
first-nighter
First-order
first-order correlation
first-order logic
first-place finish
-- First-rate --
first-rater
first-string
first-year
firstborn
firsthand
Firstling
Firstly
Firth
Firth of Clyde
Firth of Forth
FIS
FISA
Fisc
Fiscal
fiscal policy
fiscal year
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