head and shoulders

adverb

Definition of head and shoulders

:beyond comparison :by far
  • head and shoulders above the competition

Examples of head and shoulders in a Sentence

  1. a performance that was head and shoulders above all the others in the talent competition

First Known Use of head and shoulders

1642

head and shoulders Synonyms

Synonyms
far and away, by all odds, by a long shot, by far, by half
Related Words
decidedly, definitely, really, undoubtedly, unquestionably; considerably, extensively, significantly, substantially, well
Near Antonyms
barely, hardly, just, marginally, scarcely, slightly; minimally, minutely

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