the crème de la crème

noun phrase

: the very best people or things in a group
These actors are the crème de la crème of American theater.

Examples of the crème de la crème in a Sentence

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“The crème de la crème.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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