: first-class
I believe London is simply teeming with first-chop unwritten playsKatherine Mansfield

Word History


first entry 1 + chop (quality, class)

First Known Use

1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of first-chop was in 1848

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“First-chop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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