- 名列前茅 [míng liè qián máo]
- come out in front; at the top of the list; be among the best successful candidates; come out among the best in examinations; come out at the top of ...; come out on top; come to the fore:
He has come out in front in the study of mathematics. 他在数学方面已名列前茅。
Hard work lifted him up to the top of the class.
The chances are that our team will finish at the top of the league table. As our remaining matches aren't too difficult.
She has been stay in ahead for two years at school.