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topnotch

[top-noch] /ˈtɒpˈnɒtʃ/
adjective
1.
first-rate:
a topnotch job.
Also, top-notch.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; top1 + notch
Synonyms
outstanding, notable, superior.
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British Dictionary definitions for top-notch

top-notch

/ˈtɒpˈnɒtʃ/
adjective
1.
(informal) excellent; superb
Derived Forms
top-notcher, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for top-notch

top-notch

adjective phrase

Superior; of the highest quality; top-drawer: She's a top-notch racquetball player

[1900+; fr notch as representing position, rank, etc; found as a noun phrase, ''the highest degree of excellence,'' by 1833]


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