Top of the class

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Definition

(to be) top of the class: (to have) the best marks, grades, scores, or results compared to all the other students
idiom
Susan was top of the class: she scored 100% in all the exams.

Examples

  • "Well we don't use that system in Britain, but I can tell you that I graduated top of my class in Oxford, with a first class degree."
  • "Susan graduated at the top of her class at Oxford, and has incredible recommendations from every company she has ever worked for."

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