(one's) finest hour

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(one's) finest hour

The moment or time of one's greatest success or achievement. The team's come-from-behind victory in the semi-finals proved to be their finest hour.
See also: fin, hour
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The 41-year-old returned to the scene of her finest hour - her staggering world record of two hours 15 minutes 25 seconds set on the streets of the capital in 2003 - to race her final competitive marathon, coming home in 2hrs 36mins 55secs.
The six-year-old enjoyed her finest hour when winning the Group 1 Dubai Duty Free at Nad Al Sheba in 2003 to add to her two South African Group 1 wins.
That was the first of numerous victories for Flakey Dove who enjoyed her finest hour when collecting the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham under Mark Dwyer in 1994.
Still, it's hard to be churlish about a movie that provides Cusack with her finest hour since careering frantically down the hallways in Broadcast News.
LABOUR MP Rosemary McKenna was enjoying one of her finest hours in her constituency on Thursday night.