by a long shot

by a long shot  {adv. phr.},  {informal}
С большим отрывом; намного. — Исп. с эмфазой.
Bert was the best swimmer in the race, by a long shot.
Часто исп. с отрицанием.
Tom isn't the kind who would be fresh to a teacher, by a long shot.
Our team didn't win — not by a long shot.
Категории: (исп.) emphasis {adv. phr.} {informal}