un·​matched | \ ˌən-ˈmacht How to pronounce unmatched (audio) \

Definition of unmatched

1 : not matched or equaled a product of unmatched quality … infamy … unmatched in the Western world.— H. E. Rieseberg an actress with unmatched sex appeal … Lincoln's unmatched political and human knowledge.— David Bromwich
2 : not matching : not of the same type We sat on old, unmatched, brightly painted kitchen chairs …— Alice Munro wearing a pair of unmatched socks

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Recent Examples on the Web With over 268,000 five-star ratings on Amazon, the popular shoes offer support that is unmatched. Nicol Natale, Peoplemag, 6 Aug. 2022 Those teams played a brand of soccer that was unmatched, producing a string of trophies but also a squad of popular superstars commanding ever-increasing salaries. New York Times, 3 Aug. 2022 Ditto goes for rookie Alex Gazan, who’s pulling strength is unmatched, and Emily Rolfe. Gabrielle Kassel, Men's Health, 2 Aug. 2022 Russell, who died on July 31, 2022, had a winning record in basketball that is unmatched. Aram Goudsouzian, The Conversation, 1 Aug. 2022 The 41-year-old’s on-court accolades are nearly unmatched: five-time Olympic gold medalist, four-time WNBA champion, two-time NCAA champion, the WNBA’s winningest player and all-time leader in assists. Los Angeles Times, 7 July 2022 Little ones frequently have energy that is unmatched—and sometimes hard to tame. Kylee Mcguigan, Popular Mechanics, 18 May 2022 And, just as expected, a mother's intuition is unmatched because who knew that a simple Ticketmaster ticket would symbolize just how far Maren's come in her career?! Chaise Sanders, Country Living, 24 July 2022 Her eye for detail and customer service are unmatched. Helaine Williams, Arkansas Online, 17 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unmatched

1548, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unmatched.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmatched. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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