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match·less

 (măch′lĭs)
adj.
Having no match or equal; unsurpassed: matchless virtuosity at the keyboard.

match′less·ly adv.

matchless

(ˈmætʃlɪs)
adj
unequalled; incomparable; peerless
ˈmatchlessly adv
ˈmatchlessness n

match•less

(ˈmætʃ lɪs)

adj.
having no equal; peerless: matchless courage.
[1520–30]
match′less•ly, adv.
match′less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.matchless - eminent beyond or above comparisonmatchless - eminent beyond or above comparison; "matchless beauty"; "the team's nonpareil center fielder"; "she's one girl in a million"; "the one and only Muhammad Ali"; "a peerless scholar"; "infamy unmatched in the Western world"; "wrote with unmatchable clarity"; "unrivaled mastery of her art"
incomparable, uncomparable - such that comparison is impossible; unsuitable for comparison or lacking features that can be compared; "an incomparable week of rest and pleasure"; "the computer proceeds with its incomparable logic and efficiency"; "this report is incomparable with the earlier ones because of different breakdowns of the data"

matchless

matchless

adjective
Translations
لا يُضاهى، لا مثيل لَه
nesrovnatelný
mageløs
óviîjafnanlegur

matchless

[ˈmætʃlɪs] ADJsin par or igual, incomparable

matchless

[ˈmætʃləs] adjsans égalmatch point nballe f de match

matchless

matchless

[ˈmætʃlɪs] adjsenza pari

match2

(mӕtʃ) noun
1. a contest or game. a football/rugby/chess match.
2. a thing that is similar to or the same as another in some way(s) eg in colour or pattern. These trousers are not an exact match for my jacket.
3. a person who is able to equal another. She has finally met her match at arguing.
4. a marriage or an act of marrying. She hoped to arrange a match for her daughter.
verb
1. to be equal or similar to something or someone in some way eg in colour or pattern. That dress matches her red hair.
2. to set (two things, people etc) to compete. He matched his skill against the champion's.
matched adjective
paired or joined together, eg in marriage, or as contestants in a competition etc. a well-matched couple; The competitors were evenly matched.
ˈmatchless adjective
having no equal. a woman of matchless beauty.
ˈmatchmaker noun
a person who tries to arrange marriages between people.
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