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Wordnet 3.0


1. having no precedent; novel;
- Example: "an unprecedented expansion in population and industry"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unprecedented \Un*prec"e*dent*ed\, a. Having no precedent or example; not preceded by a like case; not having the authority of prior example; novel; new; unexampled. -- Un*prec"e*dent*ed*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

unprecedented adj 1: having no precedent; novel; "an unprecedented expansion in population and industry" [ant: precedented]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

45 Moby Thesaurus words for "unprecedented": beguiling, bewildering, enigmatic, exceptional, extraordinary, fabulous, fantastic, fascinating, incomprehensible, inconceivable, incredible, indescribable, ineffable, legendary, marvelous, miraculous, mythical, noteworthy, outlandish, passing strange, phenomenal, portentous, primary, prodigious, prototypal, puzzling, rare, remarkable, sensational, strange, striking, stupefying, stupendous, uncopied, unduplicated, unexampled, unheard-of, unimaginable, unimitated, unique, unparalleled, unreproduced, unspeakable, wonderful, wondrous