Better in quality than most others.
This new restaurant is a cut above the rest.
Trust me, Johannes is a cut above the rest. If you want the best legal advice money can buy, he’s your man.
An entrant’s essay must be a cut above the rest for it to win our top prize.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The idiom ‘a cut above the rest’ means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”
Example usage of idiom ‘a cut above the rest’: Newspapers have weathered the storm of online information by providing news online themselves.