English version

first-rate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfirst-rateˌfirst-ˈrate adjective  GOOD/EXCELLENTof the very best quality syn excellent He’s a first-rate surgeon.
Examples from the Corpus
first-rateIt is directed by James Cameron, though, and so primarily a first-rate action picture.Jim said that the store had a first-rate food department and a bank.From Doubleday comes a new series of first-rate hardbacks for small children.This is not a first-rate print.The struggle produced at least two first-rate publications in the field of political literature.They were first-rate soldiers and archers, and extraordinary horsemen.
From Longman Business Dictionaryfirst-rateˌfirst-ˈrate adjective excellent or of the very best qualityOur sales force receive first-rate training.Service at the hotel is first-rate, and the rates are very reasonable.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day luck out to be lucky