nonesuch


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none·such

also non·such  (nŭn′sŭch′)
n.
1. A person or thing without equal.

none′such′ adj.

nonesuch

(ˈnʌnˌsʌtʃ) or

nonsuch

n
1. archaic a matchless person or thing; nonpareil
2. (Plants) another name for black medick

none•such

or non•such

(ˈnʌnˌsʌtʃ)

n.
a person or thing without equal.
[1550–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nonesuch - model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
crackerjack, jimdandy, jimhickey - someone excellent of their kind; "he's a jimdandy of a soldier"
role model, model - someone worthy of imitation; "every child needs a role model"
class act - someone who shows impressive and stylish excellence
humdinger - someone of remarkable excellence; "a humdinger of a secretary"

nonesuch

noun
A person or thing so excellent as to have no equal or match:
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If I Was was released earlier this year on Atlantic Records in the UK and Nonesuch Records in the US.
All four members of the recently formed Nonesuch Theatre Company have performed widely in theatre and television.
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It has been that way a long time musically for Wilco, the band that famously fed at the same trough twice when it was dropped by Reprise over creative differences, then signed to sister imprint Nonesuch to release a milestone album.
But if you continue along the coast road it will bring you to the renovated estate buildings of another sugar mill at Harmony Hall on Nonesuch Bay, which now houses an art gallery, restaurant and bar.
DAVID J HARTSHORN, Nonesuch Cottage, Bunkers Hill, Badby, Daventry, Northamptonshire NN11 3AW
THREE-time Grammy Award winner Shawn Colvin has confirmed she will perform at Dublin's Olympia Theatre to promote her new album These Four Walls, a debut collaboration with Nonesuch Records.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonesuch Records donates $1 million to Habitat for Humanity International from sales of "Our New Orleans," a benefit CD recorded last September with a genre-spanning group of Louisiana musicians.
What we have here is a facsimile edition of the famous Nonesuch Dickens which began publication in 1938 and was in turn based on the 1868-70 complete edition, the last to be corrected by the author.
Holzman, who headed his own independent label, ROM Records, is a former senior executive at Elektra and Discovery Records and director of Nonesuch Records.
For those who can't make it to Lincoln Center, the original Broadway cast recording for "The Light in the Piazza" will be released via Nonesuch Records May 24.
His performances have been broadcast worldwide as part of the WGBH Boston Program, Art of the States, and he has recorded for Nonesuch Records with the group Alarm Will Sound and for Warner Bros.