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Synonyms for unprecedented

Synonyms for unprecedented

not the same as what was previously known or done

Antonyms for unprecedented

having no precedent


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The number and range of characters that he has portrayed are unprecedented, and so are the keenness, intenseness, and subtilety of the analysis.
Every one knows the history of the famous return from Elba, a return which was unprecedented in the past, and will probably remain without a counterpart in the future.
He told himself that, despite his unprecedented suffering, he had never lost his greed for a victory, yet, he said, in a half-apologetic manner to his conscience, he could not but know that a defeat for the army this time might mean many favor- able things for him.
He did not know what to do, it was all so unprecedented.
To account for this unprecedented apparition in aunt Pullet's parlor, we must return to the moment when the three children went to play out of doors, and the small demons who had taken possession of Maggie's soul at an early period of the day had returned in all the greater force after a temporary absence.
It was of white chip with a wreath of cheap white roses and green leaves, and cost between two and three dollars, an unprecedented sum in Rebecca's experience.
Do you know what your unprecedented temerity would have cost you had you failed to kill either of the two chieftains whose metal you now wear?
An unprecedented precedence has been set by the unprecedented court of unprecedented justice, the entire world including Guinness book is watching the greatest display of unprecedented and unparalleled commitment of Pakistani ruling classes towards justice.
The authority's cabinet will be told that the council is now dealing with unprecedented financial pressures when it meets on Tuesday.
Palestinian Economy Deteriorates to Unprecedented Levels
Summary: India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party termed the Election Commission's urge not to nominate Varun Gandhi for upcoming polls as unprecedented.
As the unprecedented spate of prostitute killings in Suffolk worsens, it's interesting to observe quite how the news media is coping with the task of getting in the way of the police and locals to bring us this grizzly story.
This is unprecedented in this informal survey, but should be taken with a grain of salt, because of the number of non-respondents.
But Tuesday's Oscar nominations were unprecedented, with four of the major acting nominees playing a gay or transgendered character.
The current passivity of the IMF in providing any real leadership to solve today's unprecedented global payment imbalances has prompted Barry Eichengreen, the renowned economic historian, to extend the maritime metaphor as it applies to the IME He aptly describes today's IMF as a rudderless ship floating on a sea of global liquidity.