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big league

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often big leagues plural the highest level of a field of endeavor
  • Broadway is the big leagues, and for big bucks theatergoers expect professionalism

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The first known use of big league was in 1883

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“Big league.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/big%20league. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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