best in the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary

Translations for best in the English»French Dictionary

I.best [Brit bɛst, Am bɛst] NOUN

1. best (most enjoyable, pleasant):

6. best (peak, height):

II.best [Brit bɛst, Am bɛst] ADJ superlative of good

1. best (most excellent or pleasing):

2. best (most competent):

3. best (most appropriate or suitable):

III.best [Brit bɛst, Am bɛst] ADV

best superlative of well

IV.best [Brit bɛst, Am bɛst] VERB trans (defeat, outdo)

V.best [Brit bɛst, Am bɛst]

See also Sunday best, well2, well1, good

I.well2 [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl] NOUN

II.well2 [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl] VERB intr

well → well up

I.well1 <comp better; superl best> [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl] ADJ

1. well (in good health):

2. well (in satisfactory state, condition):

II.well1 <comp better; superl best> [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl] ADV

1. well (satisfactorily):

2. well (used with modal verbs):

3. well (intensifier):

6. well:

III.well1 [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl] INTERJ

IV.well1 [Brit wɛl, Am wɛl]

I.good [Brit ɡʊd, Am ɡʊd] NOUN

2. good (benefit):

III.good <comp better, superl best> [Brit ɡʊd, Am ɡʊd] ADJ

1. good (enjoyable):

15. good (competent):

VI.good [Brit ɡʊd, Am ɡʊd] INTERJ

VII.good [Brit ɡʊd, Am ɡʊd]

personal best [ˌpəːsən(ə)l ˈbest] NOUN