straight A

or straight-A



achieving or showing the highest grade or superior accomplishment, especially scholastically: a straight A report card.

Origin of straight A

First recorded in 1945–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of straight a

  • Well, geeve-a me youse-a da hand and Eesa take-a you straight-a da heem.

    An Oregon Girl

    Alfred Ernest Rice