dream team


Definition of dream team 

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

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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 The Chicago native started to assemble his dream team of about 30 designers, consultants and collaborators, featuring a range of expertise, to assist in perfecting Pastelle. Michael Saponara, Billboard, "Kanye West's Scrapped Pastelle Line Was 'His University for Fashion'," 10 July 2018 Matt set about hand-selecting his dream team from within the Army’s ranks. Issie Lapowsky, WIRED, "The Pentagon Is Building a Dream Team of Tech-Savvy Soldiers," 2 July 2018 Together, Hastings and Key have the makings of a dream team. Alison Cook, Houston Chronicle, "Lasco lures former Houston wine talent Eric Hastings back to town," 27 June 2018 This month marks the momentous premiere of Pose, the newest venture from Ryan Murphy and his dream team of collaborators — the same talents that brought audiences American Horror Story, Glee, and Feud: Bette and Joan. Seija Rankin, EW.com, "See the most important LGBTQ pop culture moments in under 2 minutes," 14 June 2018 The Hollywood Reporter convened a dream team for its annual Drama Actress Roundtable: Angela Bassett, Claire Foy, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Elisabeth Moss, Thandie Newton, and Sandra Oh. Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune, "Revlon CEO, USA Gymnastics, Sarah Silverman: Broadsheet May 24," 24 May 2018

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First Known Use of dream team

1911, in the meaning defined above

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

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