personal best

Definition of personal best

  1. :  the best achievement one has ever had Her time in the race was a personal best.

Word by Word Definitions

personalplay
  1. :  of, relating to, or affecting a particular person :  private, individual

    :  done in person without the intervention of another

    :  proceeding from a single person

  1. :  a short newspaper paragraph relating to the activities of a person or a group or to personal matters

    :  a short personal communication in a special column of the classified ads section of a newspaper or periodical

    :  personal foul

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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