matchless

adjective
match·​less | \ ˈmach-ləs How to pronounce matchless (audio) \

Definition of matchless

: having no equal : peerless a matchless view of the valley

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Other Words from matchless

matchlessly adverb

Examples of matchless in a Sentence

The museum has a matchless collection of paintings. the matchless beauty and grandeur of Yosemite Valley
Recent Examples on the Web Indeed, the matchless American collection of Impressionist pictures in the Art Institute of Chicago would not be immune from the same reproach. Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker, "In Love with the Louvre," 19 Oct. 2020 That contradicts its fans portrayal of Big Tech as a matchless growth machine. Shawn Tully, Fortune, "Will tech stocks stumble or slide? What the fundamentals tell us," 16 Sep. 2020 The second — and vitally important — thing to say is that the BBC can claim a matchless record of musical excellence in supporting and staging the Proms at the Albert Hall (and other musical venues in London) since 1927. John O'sullivan, National Review, "On Musical Jingoism," 29 Aug. 2020 The stove also includes a matchless ignition button for a quick start, and provides over an hour of cooking time. Popular Science, "Camping stoves to elevate your outdoor eating," 21 Aug. 2019 The stove also includes a matchless ignition button for a quick start, and provides over an hour of cooking time. Popular Science, "Camping stoves to elevate your outdoor eating," 21 Aug. 2019 The stove also includes a matchless ignition button for a quick start, and provides over an hour of cooking time. Popular Science, "Camping stoves to elevate your outdoor eating," 21 Aug. 2019 The stove also includes a matchless ignition button for a quick start, and provides over an hour of cooking time. Popular Science, "Camping stoves to elevate your outdoor eating," 21 Aug. 2019 The stove also includes a matchless ignition button for a quick start, and provides over an hour of cooking time. Popular Science, "Camping stoves to elevate your outdoor eating," 21 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of matchless

circa 1530, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of matchless was circa 1530

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“Matchless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/matchless. Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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matchless

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of matchless

: having no equal : better than all others

matchless

adjective
match·​less | \ ˈmach-ləs How to pronounce matchless (audio) \

Kids Definition of matchless

: having no equal : better than any other of the same kind

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