the best/greatest thing since sliced bread

noun phrase

Definition of the best/greatest thing since sliced bread

informal
used to describe something or someone that one thinks is very good, useful, etc. He thinks wireless Internet access is the greatest thing since sliced bread.

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“The best/greatest thing since sliced bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20best%2Fgreatest%20thing%20since%20sliced%20bread. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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