incapable of being imitated or copied; surpassing imitation; matchless.
- in·im·i·ta·bil·i·ty, in·im·i·ta·ble·ness, noun
- in·im·i·ta·bly, adverb
- inimical, inimitable
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How to use inimitable in a sentence
For me, though, the Seville orange is inimitable, with an aroma and elegant tartness that can lift flavors without turning foods sour.
Spending time with a friend in the mountains in a way that engages every part of you — body, mind, spirit — is inimitable.
British Dictionary definitions for inimitable
incapable of being duplicated or imitated; unique
- inimitability or inimitableness, noun
- inimitably, adverb
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