of the most excellent, desirable, suitable, etc. kind
in the most excellent manner
most; to the greatest degree
that which is best; the outstanding thing or person among several
most important advantage or aspect of sth
"they did their best"
"he could beat the best of them"
"the best film of the year"
"the best solution"
"the best time for planting"
"wore his best suit"
"it would be better to speak to him"
"the White House thought it best not to respond"
"he played best after a couple of martinis"
"you'd best stay at home"
"father knows best"
"I know better."
"the goal was to best the competition"
I will fight the best man of you all for twenty pound.
出自： Henry Fielding
The little Table..has most conveniently taken itself off into the best bedroom.
出自： J. Austen
The best Roman Catholic families in England.
出自： Ld Macaulay
If you do your best, you will succeed.
When you have done your best, you may wait the result without anxiety.
Whatever you do, try your best.
无论你做什么,都要尽力而为。 do〔try〕 one's best to-v
Let's do our best to help this plan forward.
I did my best to comfort her, but it didn't seem to help.
Nevertheless, we should do our best to avoid unnecessary sacrifices.
He tried his best to help me.
He tried his best to verify this theory.
Now that the decision has been made, we must try our best to carry it out.
Let's try our best to get the task fulfilled ahead of schedule.
We tried our best to head Henry off the topic, because we knew he'd reveal confidential information.
At (the) best,the old woman will live another 2 years.
She is at her best in writing short story.
It's the best that she （should） listen to the music once again.
误 Let us make the best of this period of time.
正 Let us make the most of this period of time.
析 make the best of意为“善于处理”,其后常接逆境、灾祸等; 而make the most of意为“利用”,其后多接时机、光阴等。