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- The highest, or most prestigious level in any field, especially in entertainment.
- 2012, Ben Smith, Leeds United 2-1 Everton 
- This was a rare whiff of the big-time for a club whose staple diet became top-flight football for so long - the glamour was in short supply, however. Thousands of empty seats and the driving Yorkshire rain saw to that.
- 2012, Ben Smith, Leeds United 2-1 Everton