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  Definition of Nonpareil
  1. a flat disk of chocolate covered with beads of colored sugar
  2. colored beads of sugar used as a topping on e.g. candies and cookies
  3. model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
  4. eminent beyond or above comparison; "matchless beauty"; "the team''s nonpareil center fielder"; "she''s one girl in a million"; "the one and only Muhammad Ali"; "a peerless scholar"; "infamy unmatched in the Western world"; "wrote with unmatchable clarity
Similar Words: ideal, paragon, saint, apotheosis, nonesuch, nonsuch, matchless, one(a), one and only(a), peerless, unmatched, unmatchable, unrivaled, unrivalled

 

Hyponyms: jimdandy, jimhickey, crackerjack, class act, humdinger

 

Derivational Morphology: apotheosize, apotheosise, apotheose, purify, purge, sanctify

 

 
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