un·​ri·​valed | \ ˌən-ˈrī-vəld How to pronounce unrivaled (audio) \
variants: or unrivalled

Definition of unrivaled

: having no rival : incomparable, supreme unrivaled greatness

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Examples of unrivaled in a Sentence

a palace of unrivaled magnificence Her athletic records are unrivaled.
Recent Examples on the Web Netanyahu has displayed an unrivaled ability to cling to power through conflict, corruption charges and countless elections. NBC News, 3 June 2021 Customers rave about the company’s unrivaled service. Courtney Schmidt, Health.com, 3 June 2021 The plethora of high earners is due in part to the COVID-19 pandemic demanding more hours of top health officials and Black Lives Matter protests prompting police to clock in an unrivaled amount of overtime. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 3 June 2021 Amazon may have started as a humble online marketplace for books, but the company has since grown into an unrivaled economic and retail juggernaut. Yoni Heisler, BGR, 3 May 2021 For their part, fintechs bring unrivaled ability to innovate and connect with customers through technology. Tarun Bhasin, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2021 The country, a critical market for global auto makers because of its unrivaled scale, is unlikely to regain the heights of the previous decade’s boom until around 2024, some analysts say. Trefor Moss, WSJ, 9 Apr. 2021 This super chic, design-centric hotel has feminine touches with its emerald green marble, rose gold fixtures, and unrivaled attention to detail. Katie Lockhart, Travel + Leisure, 29 May 2021 The success of the efforts underway and the next wave of activism will answer whether Floyd’s murder was truly a watershed moment unrivaled to countless other cases of Black men and women being killed by police. Dallas News, 25 May 2021

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First Known Use of unrivaled

1607, in the meaning defined above

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13 Jun 2021

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“Unrivaled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrivaled. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unrivaled

: better than anyone or anything else


variants: or unrivalled \ ˌən-​ˈrī-​vəld \

Kids Definition of unrivaled

: having no rival


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