One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a thoroughbred horse’
pure-bred, pedigree, pure, pure-blooded, full-blooded, pedigreed
2‘with its terrific handling and accurate steering, it feels like a thoroughbred coupé’
top-quality, high-quality, first-class, first-rate, high-grade, of the first water, of the first order
choice, select, exclusive, rare, singular, unique, prime, prize, upmarket, fine, excellent, superb, distinguished, exceptional, outstanding, marvellous, superlative, special
best, choicest, finest, matchless, peerless, unequalled, perfect, flawless
British top of the range
US top of the line
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