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A–plus

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noun \ˈā-ˈpləs\

Definition of A–plus

  1. :  a grade assigned by a teacher or examiner rating a student's work as highest in quality She got an A-plus on her report. graduating with an A-plus average —often used figuratively … my flossing technique received an A-plus from the hygienist. — Charles W. Whalen, Washington Post, 27 May 1979 Legislators get an A-plus for procrastination. — Larry Penner, Times-Union (Albany, New York), 19 Apr. 2010

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1913

First Known Use of a–plus

1913


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A–plus

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adjective \ˈā-ˈpləs\

Definition of A–plus

  1. :  having or receiving a grade of A-plus (see 1A–plus) because of academic excellence an A-plus student; also :  excellent, superior It has an A-plus crescent beach where the only footprints will be your own. — Sid Moody, Associated Press, 27 Apr. 1980 Instead of rolling your eyes when a blustery coworker crows about the A-plus job he’s doing at work, take notes. — Martha Fay, Real Simple, November 2001

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1927

First Known Use of a–plus

1927


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