incomparable

adjective in·com·pa·ra·ble \ (ˌ)in-ˈkäm-p(ə-)rə-bəl also ˌin-kəm-ˈpa-rə- , -ˈper-ə- \
|Updated on: 7 Jul 2018

Definition of incomparable

1 : eminent beyond comparison : matchless
2 : not suitable for comparison

incomparability

play \(ˌ)in-ˌkäm-p(ə-)rə-ˈbi-lə-tē also ˌin-kəm-ˌpa-rə-, -ˌper-ə-\ noun

incomparably

play \(ˌ)in-ˈkäm-p(ə-)rə-blē also ˌin-kəm-ˌpa-rə-, -ˌper-ə-\ adverb

Examples of incomparable in a Sentence

  1. The quality of their products is incomparable.

  2. an incomparable view of the valley

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Origin and Etymology of incomparable

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin incomparabilis, from in- + comparabilis comparable


INCOMPARABLE Defined for English Language Learners

incomparable

Definition of incomparable for English Language Learners

  • : better than any other : having no equal


INCOMPARABLE Defined for Kids

incomparable

adjective in·com·pa·ra·ble \ in-ˈkäm-pə-rə-bəl \

Definition of incomparable for Students

: better than any other
  • an incomparable gymnast

incomparably

\-blē\ adverb


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