state of the art
Words nearby state of the art
Origin of state of the art
OTHER WORDS FROM state of the artstate-of-the-art, adjective
Examples from the Web for state-of-the-art
So if this weekend sees you outside whirring with your state-of-the-art metal detector, happy hunting.
This is all really just an advanced version of the state-of-the-art of right now.
Seventy percent of those forces will be outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment.
It had a salon for Carey, a state-of-the-art recording studio, and an indoor swimming pool covered by a cloud ceiling.Speed Read: Juiciest Bits From the Tommy Mottola Memoir ‘Hitmaker’|Kevin Fallon|January 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
OS X is needed to run Final Cut Pro, a state-of-the-art video editing software, and Linux is used to hack into wireless networks.
British Dictionary definitions for state-of-the-art
adjective state-of-the-art (prenominal)
Idioms and Phrases with state-of-the-art
The highest level of development, very up-to-date, as in This new television set reflects the state of the art in screen technology. Despite including the word art, this term originated in technology, and its first recorded use appears in a 1910 book on the gas turbine. Today it is often used adjectivally, as in This is a state-of-the-art camera, and sometimes very loosely, as in That movie is state-of-the-art Woody Allen.