from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Without parallel, equal, or match; unequaled.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having no parallel; without equal; lacking anything similar or worthy of comparison.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no parallel, or equal; unequaled; unmatched.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having no parallel or equal; unequaled; unmatched.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. radically distinctive and without equal


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  • The elections have been described as unparalleled, a drama unfolding, yet the media, the journalists, seem to get it wrong.

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  • It is a major science and technology capability that is being put in place, building upon what Bob Bell referred to as unparalleled American technological strength.

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  • He, however, left his contributions that could be termed unparalleled by Indian standards.

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