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1‘a high-class boarding school’
superior, upper-class, first-rate, high-quality, top-quality, high-grade, excellent, select, elite, exclusive, choice, premier, top, top-flight, grade A
luxurious, deluxe, elegant, fancy
North American high-toned, upscale
informal tip-top, top-notch, top-drawer, A1, stellar, super, super-duper, classy, posh
British informal, dated top-hole
Australian NZ informal bonzer
British informal, dated spiffing, topping
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