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  • adv. In a peerless manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Without a peer or equal; rarely, as one who is peerless.


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  • Unlike Johnny Carson's peerlessly classy exit, Oprah's TV mission continues.

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  • This lovely novel is clever, timelessly perceptive and beautifully written in a peerlessly sustained tone of humorous irony.

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  • Good news: Infallible taste in both singers and repertoire; encyclopedic breadth of knowledge; savvy negotiator; peerlessly eloquent advocate for the arts.

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  • As the peerlessly powerful and widely feared director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation over the course of almost five decades, J.

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  • It's a peerlessly extraordinary and thoroughly British creation.

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  • In this peerlessly liberal city, they knew damn well who they didn't want — they just weren't remotely convinced about the alternative.

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  • Except that iTunes gives you an elegant, peerlessly simple way to find, sign up for, and manage podcasts (a communally based technology that is growing faster than a thousand Last. fms).

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