Antonyms

1. best-known

adjective. most familiar or renowned.

Antonyms

  • unacknowledged

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2. best-selling

adjective. selling in great numbers.

Antonyms

  • unpopularity

3. well-known

adjective. ['ˈwɛlˈnoʊn'] widely or fully known.

Antonyms

  • uninformed

4. well-known

adjective. ['ˈwɛlˈnoʊn'] frequently experienced; known closely or intimately.

Synonyms

  • familiar

Antonyms

  • unfamiliarity
  • strange

5. known

adjective. ['ˈnoʊn'] apprehended with certainty.

Synonyms

  • well-known
  • far-famed
  • better-known
  • renowned
  • acknowledged
  • celebrated
  • illustrious
  • familiar
  • identified
  • notable
  • noted
  • famous
  • proverbial
  • best-known
  • legendary
  • famed

Antonyms

  • unknown
  • inglorious
  • unfamiliar
  • ugly

6. best

adjective. ['ˈbɛst'] (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities.

Synonyms

  • good
  • foremost
  • first
  • superfine
  • superior
  • top-grade
  • primo
  • uncomparable
  • optimum
  • incomparable
  • second-best
  • top
  • unsurpassable
  • prizewinning
  • unexcelled
  • world-class
  • unsurpassed
  • record-breaking
  • unexceeded
  • high-grade
  • top-quality
  • go-to-meeting
  • optimal
  • Sunday-go-to-meeting

Antonyms

  • comparable
  • side
  • bottom
  • worst
  • inferior

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. best

noun. ['ˈbɛst'] the supreme effort one can make.

Synonyms

  • effort
  • attempt
  • endeavour
  • endeavor

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • natural object
  • evil

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. best

noun. ['ˈbɛst'] the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others.

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • evilness
  • wicked
  • unrighteous
  • unworthy

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. best

verb. ['ˈbɛst'] get the better of.

Synonyms

  • vanquish
  • beat
  • outflank
  • outmaneuver
  • trump
  • trounce
  • scoop
  • beat out
  • outsmart
  • crush
  • outmanoeuvre
  • shell

Antonyms

  • unkindness
  • malignancy
  • maleficence
  • immorality

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. best

adverb. ['ˈbɛst'] from a position of superiority or authority.

Antonyms

  • unrespectable

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word best-known


1. Noun Phrase
Because customer service affects the reputations and the profits of businesses, it is important for customer service representatives to use the best known practices to keep customers satisfied, happy and returning for more.

2. Noun Phrase
The Massachusetts native boycotted the Constitutional Convention and became one of the best known Anti-Federalists -- citizens who opposed ratification of the Constitution.

3. Noun Phrase
It is perhaps best known, though, as the childhood home of one of New Jersey’s favorite sons, Bruce Springsteen.

4. Noun Phrase
Islamorada is located in the central part of the Florida Keys, and it is best known as Florida’s sport fishing capital.

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