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get the best of (something)

To be in a better or more advantageous position than someone else. We had the best of this game until the opposition tied the score.
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have the best of (something)

To be in a better or more advantageous position than someone else. We had the best of this game until the opposition tied the score.
See also: have, of

get/have the ˈbest of something

gain more advantage from something than somebody else: I thought you had the best of that discussion.
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