tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
the supreme effort one can make; "they did their best"
with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
in excellent physical condition;
from a position of superiority or authority; "father knows best"; "I know better."
the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others; "he could beat the best of them"
with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
appealing to the mind;
Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)
with great or especially intimate knowledge; "we knew them well"
agreeable or pleasing;
(used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirel
high quality grape brandy distilled in the Cognac district of France
selected as the best; "an elect circle of artists"; "elite colleges"
size of printing type allowing twelve letters to the inch, also called twelve pitch.
a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
open pastry filled with fruit or custard
A disc of metal such as one from which a coin is struck.
(New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born; the Gospel According to Matthew says they were guided by a star and brought gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh; because there were three gifts it is usually assumed that there were three of them
a member of the Zoroastrian priesthood of the ancient Persians
a magician or sorcerer of ancient times
the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange
orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow
round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean