unparalleled


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un·par·al·leled

 (ŭn-păr′ə-lĕld′)
adj.
Without parallel, equal, or match; unequaled.
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unparalleled

(ʌnˈpærəˌlɛld)
adj
unmatched; unequalled
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un•par•al•leled

(ʌnˈpær əˌlɛld)

adj.
not paralleled; unequaled or unmatched; peerless.
Also, esp. Brit.,un•par′al•lelled`.
[1585–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unparalleled - radically distinctive and without equalunparalleled - radically distinctive and without equal; "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history"
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"
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unparalleled

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unparalleled

adjective
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Translations

unparalleled

[ʌnˈpærəleld] ADJ [opportunity, prosperity, event] → sin precedentes, sin paralelo; [beauty, wit] → sin par, incomparable
this is unparalleled in our historyesto no tiene precedentes en nuestra historia
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unparalleled

[ʌnˈpærəlɛld] adj [beauty] → sans égal, incomparable; [opportunity] → unique; [prosperity, success, crisis] → sans précédent
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unparalleled

adjeinmalig, beispiellos; (= unprecedented also)noch nie da gewesen; an unparalleled successein Erfolg ohnegleichen; unparalleled in the history of mankindbeispiellos or ohne Beispiel in der Geschichte der Menschheit
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unparalleled

[ʌnˈpærəˌlɛld] adjsenza pari, impareggiabile
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I bear witness, in the most disinterested manner, to the excellence of the stratagem by which this unparalleled woman surprised the private interview between Percival and myself-- also to the marvellous accuracy of her report of the whole conversation from its beginning to its end.
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They reverted invariably to gigantic shells and howitzers of unparalleled caliber.
Could we render this inimitable picture properly, then would everybody exclaim, "Beautiful, unparalleled Italy!" But neither the young Divine said so, nor anyone of his grumbling companions in the coach of the vetturino.
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Again, she bade me fling myself into the cavern of Cabra- an unparalleled and awful peril- and bring her a minute account of all that is concealed in those gloomy depths.
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And yet everything went on in the valley with a harmony and smoothness unparalleled, I will venture to assert, in the most select, refined, and pious associations of mortals in Christendom.
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