adjective match·less \-ləs\

: having no equal : better than all others

Full Definition of MATCHLESS

:  having no equal :  peerless <a matchless view of the valley>
match·less·ly adverb

Examples of MATCHLESS

  1. The museum has a matchless collection of paintings.
  2. <the matchless beauty and grandeur of Yosemite Valley>

First Known Use of MATCHLESS

circa 1530

Related to MATCHLESS

incomparable, inimitable, only, nonpareil, peerless, unequaled (or unequalled), unexampled, unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled (or unrivalled), unsurpassable, unsurpassed


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