Definitions For Best


  • The supreme effort one can make
  • The person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others
  • Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)
  • The best person or thing : the best group of people or things
  • Someone's or something's most effective, capable, or successful condition
  • The highest level that you can do or achieve


  • Get the better of
  • In the best way : in a way that is better than all others : with the most success or benefit
  • To the greatest degree or extent
  • To do better than (someone or something) : to defeat or outdo (someone or something)


  • (comparative and superlative of well') wiser or more advantageous and hence advisable


  • (superlative of good') having the most positive qualities


  • It would be sensible
  • In a most excellent way or manner
  • From a position of superiority or authority

Is Best a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Best is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Best in a Sentence

  • You should wear your best clothes tonight.
  • We ate the best food and drank the best wines.
  • His modesty and sense of humor are his best qualities.
  • The sauce is best served cold.
  • They work best under pressure.
  • That's what we do best!
  • Out of all of my workers, he's the best.
  • Our company is the best in the business.
  • Thanks, Dad. You're the best!
  • At last she's bested her card-playing mother at the game of hearts

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