adhering to an excellent standard of measure; of superior quality: Education depends on high-quality teachers and materials in our schools.

Origin of high-quality

First recorded in 1880–85; high + quality
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  • Balance of trade generally negative, reflecting imports of high-quality machinery from West necessary for industrial advancement.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

  • High-quality workmanship has suffered from defective schooling, youthful indiscipline and the loss of manual dexterity.

    The New Society

    Walther Rathenau

  • The verdict which Mill takes in favour of his high-quality pleasures is entirely that of a packed jury.

  • She'd wrapped herself around a couple pounds of high-quality protein before we had come to the casino.


    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • High-quality and specialty items are usually available only from private craftsmen at very high prices.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria

    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole