Definition of crème de la crème noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

crème de la crème

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌkrem də lɑː ˈkrem//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkrem də lɑː ˈkrem//
 
[singular](from French, formal or humorous)
 
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the best people or things of their kind This school takes only the crème de la crème.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: crème de la crème