best-case

[ best-keys ]
/ ˈbɛstˌkeɪs /
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adjective

being the best result that could be expected under the circumstances: The best-case scenario shows her winning the nomination easily.

Nearby words

  1. best's disease,
  2. best, charles herbert,
  3. best-ball,
  4. best-ball foursome,
  5. best-ball match,
  6. best-efforts selling,
  7. best-laid plans go astray, the,
  8. best-selling,
  9. bestead,
  10. bestest

Compare worst-case.

Origin of best-case

First recorded in 1975–80

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