(the) best thing since sliced bread

(the) best thing since sliced bread
the best/greatest/thing since sliced bread spoken phrase
a person or thing that someone thinks is excellent or likes very much

Jack thinks he’s the best thing since sliced bread.

Thesaurus: something or someone that is good or very goodsynonym
Main entry: sliced bread

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the best thing since sliced ˈbread idiom
(informal) if you say that sth is the best thing since sliced bread, you think it is extremely good, interesting, etc.
Main entry:sliced breadidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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