classic case

Definition of classic case

  1. :  a typical example a classic case of sibling rivalry

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  serving as a standard of excellence :  of recognized value

    :  traditional, enduring

    :  characterized by simple tailored lines in fashion year after year

  1. :  a literary work of ancient Greece or Rome

    :  a work of enduring excellence

    :  its author

  1. :  a set of circumstances or conditions

    :  a situation requiring investigation or action (as by the police)

    :  the object of investigation or consideration

  1. :  a box or receptacle for holding something

    :  a box together with its contents

    :  set

  1. :  to enclose in or cover with or as if with a case :  encase

    :  to line (as a well) with supporting material (as metal pipe)

    :  to inspect or study especially with intent to rob

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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