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Synonyms of 'world-class'

(adjective) 
Definition
being as good as anyone else in the world in a particular field
He was determined to become a world-class tennis player.
Synonyms
first-rate
They were dealing with a first-rate professional.
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top
a candlelit dinner at a top restaurant
,
prime
It was one of the City's prime locations.
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excellent
We complimented him on doing an excellent job.
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outstanding
an outstanding tennis player
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superb
a superb 18-hole golf course
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elite
the elite troops of the President's bodyguard
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exceptional
His piano playing is exceptional.
,
superlative
Some superlative wines are made in this region.
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A1 or A-one (informal)
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mean (slang)
She plays a mean game of tennis.
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sick (slang)
,
booshit (Australian, slang)
,
exo (Australian, slang)
,
sik (Australian, slang)
,
rad (informal)
,
phat (slang)
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schmick (Australian, informal)
The band launch their schmick new CD next week.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of elite
the elite troops of the President's bodyguard
Synonyms
finest,
selected,
crack (slang),
first-class,
most excellent
in the sense of excellent
Definition
exceptionally good
We complimented him on doing an excellent job.
Synonyms
great (informal),
cool (informal),
very good,
cracking (British, informal),
crucial (slang),
mean (slang),
fantastic (informal),
first-class,
terrific (informal),
mega (slang),
topping (British, slang),
dope (slang),
sick (slang),
wicked (slang),
def (slang),
top-notch (informal),
brill (informal),
nang (British, slang),
tiptop,
bodacious (slang, US),
boffo (slang),
the dog's bollocks (taboo, slang),
jim-dandy (slang),
A1 or A-one (informal),
bitchin' (US, slang),
chillin' (US, slang),
booshit (Australian, slang),
exo (Australian, slang),
sik (Australian, slang),
rad (informal),
phat (slang),
schmick (Australian, informal),
beaut (informal),
barrie (Scottish, slang),
belting (British, slang),
pearler (Australian, slang),
bakgat (South Africa)
in the sense of exceptional
Definition
having much more than average intelligence, ability, or skill
His piano playing is exceptional.
Synonyms
first-class,
one in a million,
bodacious (slang, US),
unexcelled

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