un·​equaled | \ ˌən-ˈē-kwəld How to pronounce unequaled (audio) \
variants: or unequalled

Definition of unequaled

: not equaled : unparalleled an artist of unequaled talent

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a horse of unequaled beauty

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But in his own music and life, Tippett radiated a musical vision of unequaled generosity. Douglas Murray, National Review, "Michael Tippett’s ‘Timeless Music in Time’," 11 July 2019 This time Geoffrey Elton combined an unequaled grasp of the voluminous archives of the period with a powerful intellect, a trenchant prose style, and supreme self-confidence. Keith Thomas, The New York Review of Books, "The Power Broker," 17 Jan. 2019 In my experience, his empathy and animal-bedside manner are unequaled. Alison Rose, Town & Country, "Park Avenue's Pet Whisperer," 3 Sep. 2014 Trump’s seeming recipe for dealing with a rogue nation: Use brinkmanship coming directly from the president, threaten obliteration by America’s unequaled firepower, and make talks a one-on-one affair. Howard Lafranchi, The Christian Science Monitor, "Iran and North Korea ... and the art of the denuclearization deal," 10 May 2018 Zell's legacy is unequaled and his accomplishments in public service are innumerable. Russ Bynum And Bill Barrow, chicagotribune.com, "Zell Miller, stubbornly independent former Georgia governor and senator, dies at 86," 23 Mar. 2018 The deployment by the University of Miami was truly unparalleled and unequaled. Daniel Chang, miamiherald, "New dean for UM’s medical school is a Haitian immigrant success story | Miami Herald," 19 Mar. 2018 Fans get to watch an unequaled basketball product and pour money into the league for it. The Tylt, AL.com, "Are 'super teams' good for the NBA?," 23 Oct. 2017 And the warmth in the western Atlantic Ocean is one factor that has allowed Irma to become an intense category 5 hurricane of almost unequaled magnitude. Alison Bridger, Fortune, "Hurricane Irma Could Soon Be Back to a Category 5," 8 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of unequaled

1600, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unequaled

: better than all others


un·​equaled | \ ˌən-ˈē-kwəld How to pronounce unequaled (audio) \

Kids Definition of unequaled

: having no equal or match an unequaled talent

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