for the best

Definition of for the best

  1. :  having or producing a better result I won't be able to go, but maybe it's (all) for the best. I have a lot of work to do anyway. :  in a way that will achieve the best result They believe that they are acting for the best.

Word by Word Definitions

bestplay
  1. : superlative ofgood

    :  excelling all others

    :  most productive of good :  offering or producing the greatest advantage, utility, or satisfaction

  1. : superlative ofwell

    :  in the best (see 1best) way :  to greatest advantage

    :  most

  1. :  the best (see 1best) state or part

    :  one that is best

    :  the greatest degree of good or excellence

  1. :  to get the better of :  outdo

  1. :  had best (see 2best 1)


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