dream team

noun

Definition of dream team 

: a team whose members are preeminent in a particular field a legal dream team

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Those of you who saw Avengers: Infinity War will also know that Captain Marvel is expected to play a major role in what’s to come for Marvel’s superhero dream team. Dan Barna, Glamour, "The First Captain Marvel Trailer Is Finally Here—and It's So Badass," 18 Sep. 2018 Those who saw Avengers: Infinity War also know that Captain Marvel is expected to play a major role in what’s to come for Marvel’s superhero dream team. Dan Barna, Teen Vogue, "See the First “Captain Marvel” Trailer Starring Brie Larson," 18 Sep. 2018 So diehard Project Runway fans can breathe a sigh of relief, because the Klum-Gunn dream team will continue over on Amazon. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn Are Leaving Project Runway and the Internet Cannot Cope," 8 Sep. 2018 So a James-Curry-Davis dream team would have no ranking points at all unless the stars took the unlikely route of hitting the European three-on-three circuit. New York Times, "U.S. Team Could Dominate 3-on-3 Basketball. If Only It Could Qualify.," 7 June 2018 Girls dream team Natalie Klein Brighton Accomplishments: Klein was a key figure on the varsity for four years. Perry A. Farrell, Detroit Free Press, "Meet the Michigan high school bowling dream teams," 28 Apr. 2018 More high schools: Boys dream team Luke Cantrell Genesee Accomplishments: Bowled four years on the varsity. Perry A. Farrell, Detroit Free Press, "Meet the Michigan high school bowling dream teams," 28 Apr. 2018 In 1992, Croatia won basketball silver at the Barcelona Olympics, losing a final to the greatest side ever assembled in USA's 'dream team'. SI.com, "Pride and Passion: Croatia's Unrelenting Fighting Spirit Continues to Carry National Hope," 12 July 2018 There, American online superstars such as Google, Facebook and Amazon are pitted against a Chinese dream team led by Alibaba and Tencent. The Economist, "Chinese and US tech giants go at it in emerging markets," 5 July 2018

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1911, in the meaning defined above

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dream team

noun

English Language Learners Definition of dream team

: a group of people who work or play a sport together and who are the best at what they do

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