top-drawer


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top-drawer

(tŏp′drôr′)
adj.
Of the highest importance, rank, privilege, or merit.

top-drawer

adj
informal of the highest standing, esp socially
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top-drawer

adjective
Preeminent in rank or position:
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top-drawer

[ˌtɒpˈdrɔːʳ] ADJ (fig) → de alta sociedad
see also top
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Former Carlisle United player Dillon Morse produced a top-drawer pass which was met with a finish of equal quality by Robbie Dale.
Coach Tony Smith said: "That second half was tough to watch for all of us Wolves - but a couple of their tries were top-drawer stuff.
Of course, what's bottom-drawer to me (playing video games) may be top-drawer to you (especially if you're the president of Sega), and vice versa.
Wilfried Sanou came close to levelling for the Stallions - playing in their first final - midway through the second half but his brief flash of brilliance was extinguished by a top-drawer save by Vincent Enyeama.
As A-listers go, she's truly top-drawer, though if you think about it, when was the last time you saw her in a must-see movie?
Conclusion Stablemate Dick Turpin aside, Canford Cliffs hasn't beaten a horse with top-drawer pretensions and he could be up against it if Rip Van Winkle is anywhere near his best.
All I do know is that they are going for a top-drawer manager.
Having injected the Monkeys' sound with a much-needed shot of adrenaline, here they let their own tunes fizzle and fade, while a top-drawer guest list conspicuously fails to fire.
While I have revised that figure downwards slightly, given how well Bruce has spent, I still believe we needed to spend significantly more than the pounds 7million we have - pounds 25million net would have given us a chance with two, maybe three, top-drawer performers.
The under-pressure Robertson was awesome in goal with two top-drawer saves, Smyth played his best game yet and new boy Proctor was excellent at right-back,
The hotel's bar serves top-drawer libations such as Louis XIII Cognac for $200 a shot.