- to surpass others or be superior in some respect or area; do extremely well: to excel in math.
- to surpass; be superior to; outdo: He excels all other poets of his day.
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Related Words for unexcelledoutstanding, peerless, magnificent, superb, transcendent, unparalleled, invincible, crack, winning, capital, best, extreme, tops, optimum, accomplished, all-time, consummate, effusive, exaggerated, excessive
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Historical Examples of unexcelled
Watterson was also the cook, and in both capacities was unexcelled.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands
In attending to his own business and never meddling with others, he is unexcelled.Little Brothers of the Air
Olive Thorne Miller
But I think my death scene is unexcelled By any in cold print.The Book of Humorous Verse
It penetrates fifty miles of unexcelled beauty and splendor.
Considered as a whole, it is unexcelled mountain architecture.
- to be superior to (another or others); surpass
- (intr; foll by in or at) to be outstandingly good or proficienthe excels at tennis