the best is yet to come/be

Definition of the best is yet to come/be

used to say that good things have happened but that even better things will happen in the future
  • Life is good now, but the best is yet to come.

Word by Word Definitions

best play
  1. : superlative of good

  2. : excelling all others

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

  1. : superlative of well

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

  3. : most

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

  2. : one that is best

  3. : the greatest degree of good or excellence

  1. : to get the better of : outdo

  1. : had best (see 2best 1)

yet play
  1. : in addition : besides

  2. : even

  3. : on top of everything else : no less

  1. : but nevertheless : but


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