next-level

adjective next-lev·el \ ˈnekst-ˌle-vəl \

Definition of next-level

informal
: surpassing others : uncommonly good or impressive
  • But even though I love complaints and complainers, even though I am still technically a next-level complainer myself, a complainer who can elevate her complaints to a kind of art form …
  • —Heather Havrilesky
  • It's a testament to how good our coaches are at developing next-level players that we kind of expect we could lose a couple players to the Olympics.
  • —Sydney Baldwin

First Known Use of next-level

1995

in the meaning defined above

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