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a 10

Someone or something regarded as perfect or superlative in some way (as on a scale of 1 to 10). This weather is a 10 in my book—lots of sunshine with a cool breeze. A: "Wow, that girl is gorgeous." B: "I know, she's a real 10."
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a ten

n. the highest rank on a scale of one to ten. On a scale of one to ten, this pizza’s a ten.
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For three months' lodging in her house, including my diet, at 10s. a week .
The grocer ran his finger down the advertisement column of his newspaper--"Lost, stolen or strayed, 10s. reward." He looked suspiciously at Pig-wig.
I may add that his whole debts at the present moment, as far as we have been able to ascertain, amount to 88 pounds 10s., while he has 220 pounds standing to his credit in the Capital and Counties Bank.
He packed necklet, ring, and star, with his own hands, in cotton-wool; and the cigarette-box held them so easily that at the last moment, when the box was closed, and the string ready, Raffles very nearly added a diamond bee-brooch at L51 10s. This temptation, however, he ultimately overcame, to the other's chagrin.
The Wolves were joined by Durham Tigers, Catterick Crusaders, Cramlington Rockets, Alnwick Bears and Gateshead Storm at the festival, with action taking place in the Under-8, 9s and 10s age groups.
The RAF Akrotiri Flamingos stormed to a 20-17 victory over the UK-based Royal Logistic Corps in the final of the Akrotiri 10s rugby competition last week.
In addition, delivery dates for the first MAX 8s have been delayed from November 2019 to February 2021 while the first MAX 10s have now been brought forward from January 2022 to July 2021
Rugby-inspired youth development organisation Kampuchea Balopp will roll out its annual Cambodia 10s Social Rugby Tournament and other added attractions, with six foreign teams including from Australia in the fray.
Summary: Nick Young suffered head injury during Sharjah 10s tournament
Some members of the Philippine Volcanoes, the country's national rugby team, will add spice to the Manila 10s International Rugby Festival which will celebrate its 30th anniversary this weekend at the San Lazaro Leisure Park in Carmona, Cavite.
It's called Windows 10S and its only real similarity to Chrome OS is that it competes with that operating system.
Mettler Toledo has introduced its compact 10S titrator design equipped with a high-resolution touch screen and the new One Click graphical user interface and PDF generation.
London, United Kingdom, January 22, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Slotland (http://www.slotland.eu) has just launched its first new game of the year, 10s or Better video poker.
Speaking on Sky Sports after Liverpool's draw with Southampton, the former Reds centre-back explained that there were too many number 10s in Klopp's squad, but not enough wingers.
A boy who admitted breaking a lamp with a sling was fined 10s and another three boys were each fined 10s for damaging a lorry.