Definition of as best one can
- She answered their questions as best she could.
- You don't have to do it perfectly. Just do it the best you can.
: superlative of good
: excelling all others
: most productive of good : offering or producing the greatest advantage, utility, or satisfaction
: superlative of well
: in the best (see 1best) way : to greatest advantage
: the best (see 1best) state or part
: one that is best
: the greatest degree of good or excellence
: to get the better of : outdo
: had best (see 2best 1)
: know, understand
: to be able to do, make, or accomplish
: to have knowledge or skill
: a usually cylindrical receptacle:
: a vessel for holding liquids
: a usually metal typically cylindrical receptacle usually with an open top, often with a removable cover, and sometimes with a spout or side handles (as for holding liquid or trash)
: to put in a can : preserve by sealing in airtight cans or jars
: to hit (a golf shot) into the cup
: to hit (a shot) in basketball
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