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first-rate

first·rate

first-rate

 
pronunciation:
fuhrst reIt
part of speech: adjective
definition: of the highest quality; excellent.
Not many people have heard of her, but she is a first-rate writer.
similar words:
ace, best, capital, choice, great, prime, superb, superlative, top