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top-shelf

adjective

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of the very best kind
  • hoping to impress the new neighbors, she brought a top-shelf wine as a housewarming gift

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“Top-shelf.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/top-shelf. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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