unexampled

[ uhn-ig-zam-puh ld, -zahm- ]
/ ˌʌn ɪgˈzæm pəld, -ˈzɑm- /

adjective

unprecedented; unparalleled; unlike anything previously known: unexampled kindness; unexampled depravity.

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Origin of unexampled

First recorded in 1600–10; un-1 + example + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for unexampled

unexampled
/ (ˌʌnɪɡˈzɑːmpəld) /

adjective

without precedent or parallel
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