Definition of unrivaled in US English:


(British unrivalled)


  • Better than everyone or everything of the same type.

    ‘the paper's coverage of foreign news is unrivaled’
    • ‘As the recognized innovator in medical technology, we have an unrivaled track record.’
    • ‘He has an unrivalled record in Europe in recent years and is extremely experienced.’
    • ‘You will also receive advanced vocational training and undergo unique experiences that are unrivaled in the civilian world.’
    • ‘The book as a whole is an unrivalled visual record of a colourful period in Bengali history.’
    • ‘The melding of image and sound is a potent mix, perhaps unrivalled anywhere else in graphic design.’
    • ‘George Stigler once observed that Milton Friedman had a rare, almost unrivaled, ability to command the profession's attention.’
    • ‘On the ground, in the air - their unique style of football has been unrivalled in this league.’
    • ‘He was with the Holcombe for 40 years - a record unrivalled by any other huntsman in the country.’
    • ‘The aircraft has an unrivalled safety record throughout the world of aviation.’
    • ‘His knowledge of back-line play at international level is almost unrivalled and his versatility is legendary.’
    • ‘Reeves has gained unrivalled access to the extraordinary amount of paperwork generated by the Nixon White House.’
    • ‘The NRU has a uniqueness which is unrivalled by any other research unit in Canada.’
    • ‘Portlaoise have an unrivaled record in this competition.’
    • ‘Purple Ocean boasts a unique location with unrivalled views over Dun Laoghaire harbour.’
    • ‘That gave him unrivalled knowledge of the party and how the trade union link works.’
    • ‘This will act as the catalyst for future careers and will be an unrivalled resource for Scotland's entrepreneurial companies.’
    • ‘All of its key staff are local and have an unrivalled local knowledge.’
    • ‘Kruger offers a diversity of animals unrivalled anywhere else in South Africa.’
    • ‘Virtually unique in comprehensiveness and quality, the Thesaurus offers unrivaled insight into the biological knowledge of its day.’
    • ‘One of WHO's comparative advantages is its unrivalled reputation in setting global standards.’
    unequalled, without equal, unparalleled, without parallel, matchless, unmatched, peerless, without peer, unsurpassed, unbeaten, unexcelled, incomparable, beyond compare, inimitable
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