from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Sports Of or relating to a major league: major-league baseball.
  • adj. Informal Prominent or important: a major-league ballet company; a major-league decision.
  • adj. Informal Impressive, as in extent or quantity: "a destination for major-league wooing” ( Bryan Miller).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or belonging to the professional level of a sport, particularly baseball in the United States.
  • adj. By extension, high-level, significant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a major league.
  • adj. Among the best or most important of its class.


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