unsurpassable

adjective
un·​sur·​pass·​able | \ ˌən-sər-ˈpa-sə-bəl How to pronounce unsurpassable (audio) \

Definition of unsurpassable

: unable to be surpassed or exceeded an unsurpassable legacy unsurpassable skill

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Other Words from unsurpassable

unsurpassably \ ˌən-​sər-​ˈpa-​sə-​blē How to pronounce unsurpassably (audio) \ adverb

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Just as a mountaineer can be confronted by an unsurpassable crevasse, mathematicians can fail, too. Quanta Magazine, "The Subtle Art of the Mathematical Conjecture," 7 May 2019 For many people the phone offers an unsurpassable opportunity for turning otherwise empty time into something enjoyable. The Economist, "How the world’s poor are discovering leisure online," 8 June 2019 Over the past five years, Omega has continually jumped hurdles that appeared unsurpassable. Justin Barrasso, SI.com, "Kenny Omega Officially Announces New Japan Show on June 29 at CEO Gaming in Daytona Beach," 14 May 2018 And Roosevelt was, after all, not just a great leader but a great showman and an unsurpassable flatterer. Conrad Black, National Review, "The Media ‘In Crowd’," 15 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of unsurpassable

1611, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unsurpassable was in 1611

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