top–notch

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adjective \-ˈnäch\

Definition of top–notch

  1. :  of the highest quality :  first-rate a top–notch work

topnotcher

play \-ˈnä-chər\ noun

1900

First Known Use of top–notch

1900


TOP–NOTCH Defined for English Language Learners

top–notch

play
adjective \-ˈnäch\

Definition of top–notch for English Language Learners

  • : of the best quality


Learn More about top–notch

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of top–notch


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