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[Car.; cf. Sra. besbesi idem WST; cf. Port. Cr. miʎɔr-miʎɔr idem from Port. melhor best (Ivens Ferraz 1979:58) from best by reduplication] adj. very best: I planning on wearing my best-best dress to church next week (Nassau). (Black)

Tags: adjective, Portuguese Creole, reduplication

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Last update: 2010-09-02 02:05
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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