inimitable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French inimitable, from Latin inimitabilis, corresponding to in- +‎ imitable.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɪmɪtəbl̩/

Adjective[edit]

inimitable

  1. Beyond imitation, surpassing all others, matchless.

Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with inimicable (inimical, harmful, hostile).

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

in- +‎ imitable.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

inimitable (masculine and feminine, plural inimitables)

  1. unmatched, uncontestable, inimitable

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