A-one


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A-one

also A-1 (ā′wŭn′)
adj. Informal
First-class; excellent.

[From classification for ships in The Lloyd's Register of Shipping.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.A-one - of the highest qualityA-one - of the highest quality; "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
superior - of high or superior quality or performance; "superior wisdom derived from experience"; "superior math students"

A-one

also A-1
adjective
Informal. Exceptionally good of its kind:
Slang: boss.
Chiefly British: tophole.
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PESHAWAR -- District Administration Mardan on Tuesday inspected of Jan's Sweet House, Alkhair Bakery, A-one Bakery and Amin Bakery at 'Bijli Ghar' and Mill Bypass road and fined them over poor cleanliness situation.
My horse, Coppice, was A-one - he looked after me beautifully and, thanks to Bridget, we had a good strategy that paid off.
Our honorable customers are: Fazal Sardar, Size Textile, Tulip Towel, A-one Towel and Al Hamra Knitwear Industries.
I would like to thank my colleagues at A-one + for their continued support, not to mention my committee members at the ICE, who have been very welcoming ever since I joined.
All developmental work of A-One had been completed before promulgation of National Bio- Safety rules, 2005.
Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini called for a-one Leadership of the international coalition operations under NATO patronage.
Another major distributor Delhi-based dealer, A-One will distribute and service cars from Honda, BMW and Rolls Royce.
US diversified group 3M (NYSE:MMM) said Monday it has agreed to buy a majority stake in Japanese branded consumer and office label producer A-One for an undisclosed sum.
I "straw my way" with herbs, until any-a-day in port, to join crew--stand tight to mast, be brunt of wave and windlash, and not be anyone's burden except, oh, the crew, the crew, the which a-one I'll my love to, my goods and ghastly goofs.
A-One is a tin pot wind up soldier (literally) who bullies all the other toys when the house is empty.
He's absolutely A-one and I'm really pleased as he ate up well and he's as fresh as a daisy this morning," Gifford said yesterday.
I don't know what the answer is but perhaps there's not enough time between fixtures to properly get the track A-one again.