Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Being such as to have no match; incomparable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Without peer or equal; unparalleled, nonpareil. Of the highest quality, best.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no peer or equal; matchless; superlative.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Unequaled; having no peer or equal; unmatched.
  • Synonyms Matchless, unsurpassed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. eminent beyond or above comparison

Etymologies

peer +‎ -less. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • "He said that he had seen from the gods my peerless globes as I sat in a box of the Theatre Royal at a command performance of La Cigale."
    Joyce, Ulysses, 15

    February 6, 2007