world-class

adjective
\ ˈwərl(d)-ˈklas How to pronounce world-class (audio) \

Definition of world-class

: being of the highest caliber in the world a world-class athlete

First Known Use of world-class

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“World-class.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/world-class. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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world-class

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of world-class

: among the best in the world

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