Definition of "Best" :
noun: the supreme effort one can make
"They did their best."
noun: the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others
"He could beat the best of them."
noun: Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)
verb: get the better of
"The goal was to best the competition."
adjective: (comparative and superlative of well') wiser or more advantageous and hence advisable
"The White House thought it best not to respond."
adjective: (superlative of good') having the most positive qualities
"The best film of the year."
adverb: it would be sensible
"You'd best stay at home."
adverb: in a most excellent way or manner
"He played best after a couple of martinis."
adverb: from a position of superiority or authority
"Father knows best."