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Definition of "matchless" []

  • Having no match or equal; unsurpassed: matchless virtuosity at the keyboard. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "matchless" in a sentence
  • "The same applies to the actual message of the work, the description of copulation, the nuptials of flowers in matchless bridal beds."
  • "Above hung heavy clouds, alas! too suggestive of the hopes that perished forever at Appomattox, but ever and anon the struggling sun broke through, lingering awhile as if to recall the matchless glory which, even in the hour of disaster and defeat, gilded and made immortal the untarnished swords, the stacked arms, then and there surrendered."
  • "OF ROXBURGH became the purchaser of these "matchless" volumes."