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beyond comparison

Unequalled or peerless. I'm not surprised that Molly won a full scholarship to that prestigious university—her intelligence is beyond comparison.
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beyond comparison

Also, without comparison or beyond compare . Too superior to be compared, unrivaled, as in This view of the mountains is beyond comparison, or That bakery is without comparison. The first term, more common today than the much older variants, was first recorded in 1871. Without comparison goes back to 1340, and without compare to 1621.
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With Chef Hooni Kim's reverential and meticulous sourcing of ingredients, he's making authentically Korean food with flavors that are unique to him and without comparison.
The copious, helpful evidence from Leonardo's manuscripts deserves mining in this and other arguments, but his writings are paraphrased or quoted in the catalogue only in English translation, without comparison to the original texts.
He said: "The Welsh Government could have at least published details of pupil funding in Wales without comparison.
As an outfield player, and someone currently plying his trade at international level, he is without comparison.
Effects such as the decrease in economic growth rates and an increase in unemployment probability have little meaning without comparison to the effects of other chronic diseases: "Infant mortality due to acute respiratory infections, diarrhoea, measles, malaria and malnutrition in general causes more than twice as many deaths as AIDS .
Without comparison to a valid target it cannot be determined whether or not current performance is acceptable.
Thanks to these principals - the Provence laboratory develops products which they feel are completely unique and without comparison on the market.
The continuous, mass exodus of Christian populations, whose tens of thousands of members year after year vanish from their homes in search of one less hostile to their beliefs and identity is without comparison.
John's ability to find a ray of hope, a bright shining spot, something to build on, was really without comparison.
He bases that conviction on the fact that a negative penalty count of 21-6 against Blackheath suggested three things; that the officials were less than scrumm aging specialists, the excellence of the visitors' prop Des Brett who is without comparison in National Two and a well-learned lesson.
I knew when I was going into it that she was a distant relation but I was making a film about Georgiana Duchess of Devonshire and I think she's interesting enough to warrant a film about her, without comparison.
I was making a film about Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, and I think she's an interesting enough person to warrant a film about her, without comparison.
However, photography is experienced as a unique picture and an observer observes tones inside that particular photograph and very often without comparison with the tonal range of some other photograph.
But unlike his predecessors, Beckham is not only a player, but a brand, a phenomenon without comparison in the sports world.