to the best of one's belief
Definition of to the best of one's belief
—saying something is to the best of one's belief means it agrees with what one knows and believes to be true To the best of my belief, everyone arrived on time.
Word by Word Definitions
: superlative ofgood
: excelling all others
: most productive of good : offering or producing the greatest advantage, utility, or satisfaction
: superlative ofwell
: in the best (see 1best) way : to greatest advantage
: the best (see 1best) state or part
: one that is best
: the greatest degree of good or excellence
: to get the better of : outdo
: had best (see 2best 1)
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