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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
                  • Kew is best known as the location of the Royal Botanic Gardens, now a World Heritage Site, and the National Archives
                  • The sales training program on cross-selling our best customers profitable advisory services.
                  • Four and Twenty tailors went to kill a snail; the best man among them durst not touch her tail...
                2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                  • Best sources lean red meat, poultry, fish, dark green, leafy vegetables and wholegrain cereals.
                  • Best Excuse for a Wandering Mind: SNARRY!, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman
                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. en 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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