beau idéal /ˌbəʊ iːdeɪˈal, French bo ideal/


I. noun

a person or thing representing the highest possible standard of excellence in a particular respect.

as a war hero and budget-cutter, he strikes many observers as the beau idéal of electability.
– origin French, literally ‘ideal beauty’.

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