best of the bunch

best of the bunch

The most excellent, ideal, desirable, or preferable person or thing within a given group. There were several cars on display that caught my eye, but this one is definitely the best of the bunch. Mary hangs out with many talented and intelligent kids, but to me, she will always be the best of the bunch.
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Stomped up with sensational choreography, this sequel is the best of the bunch.
Best of the bunch was Prestatyn's Scott Williams's remarkable reflex effort from an Aaron Bowen header in the 2-2 draw at the Corbett Sports Stadium between Rhyl and Town on December 27.
IT'S a sign of what a poor week it is for new releases that this middling potboiler is the best of the bunch by some margin.
MARKS & Spencer is best of the bunch for sending Mother's Day flowers - while Interflora is the worst, a survey has found.
BEST OF THE BUNCH ROSE OF course, Valentine''s Day wouldn''t be the same without a beautiful bunch of flowers and, of course, all thoughts turn to the rose.
The Review Show Special: Man Booker Award BBC Four, tomorrow, 8pm There really is nothing like a good book, and when it comes to good books there's nothing like the Man Booker Prize to single out the best of the bunch.
THE best of the bunch, a lively, fragrant fish stock not far off the quality you'd achieve making your own.
Disney seem intent on filling up the App Store with the adventures of Buzz, Woody and Jessie, but this latest Toy Story-themed outing is probably the best of the bunch.
Best of the bunch are Something In The Way She Moves and Fire And Rain.
Considered by many to be the best of the bunch, this second instalment carefully avoids repeating the plot of the original by introducing new settings and characters.
The clear winner was Betty Crocker with an A+, which was "by far the best of the bunch.
The smooth, full-bodied Waitrose's (***) Brie was certainly the best of the bunch although it cost over 2 [pounds sterling] more than its rivals' offerings.
With old rival Mill House sidelined with tendon trouble, only four took him on and the best of the bunch was Dormant, whom Arkle had beaten by a country mile in the King George earlier that season.
For the basic purpose of single-camera home monitoring, the DCS-6620G is easily the best of the bunch.