Rolls-Royce

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Etymology[edit]

The original company was established in 1904 by the partnership of Charles Rolls and Henry Royce.

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Rolls-Royce

  1. any of several British companies that make motor cars, aero engines, etc.

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Rolls-Royce (plural Rolls-Royces)

  1. (chiefly Britain, informal) anything that is the best of its type; the best quality product possible
    • 2013, Floyd Norman, Animated Life
      But for an aspiring animation cartoonist, getting a job at Walt Disney was like hitting the major leagues—the Rolls Royce of animation. Now here we were walking down Dopey Drive and making a right at Mickey Avenue.

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