a person or thing without equal; paragon.
a variant spelling of nonesuch
(archaic) a matchless person or thing; nonpareil
another name for black medick
1580s, nonesuch “unmatched or unrivaled thing,” from none + such. As a type of decorated 16c. or 17c. chest, it is in reference to Nonesuch Palace, in Surrey, which supposedly is represented in the designs.
- Nonsuch palace
/ˈnʌnˌsʌtʃ/ noun 1. a former royal palace in Cuddington in London: built in 1538 for Henry VIII; later visited by Elizabeth I, James I, Charles I, and Charles II; demolished (1682–1702)
[non-suhl-fahyd] /nɒnˈsʌl faɪd/ adjective 1. (of minerals) not containing a .
[non-suh-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˌnɒn səˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt/ noun, Law. 1. failure to a spouse, child, or other dependent as required by law.
[suh-pawrt, -pohrt] /səˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt/ verb (used with object) 1. to bear or hold up (a load, mass, structure, part, etc.); serve as a foundation for. 2. to sustain or withstand (weight, pressure, strain, etc.) without giving way; serve as a prop for. 3. to undergo or endure, especially with patience or submission; tolerate. 4. to […]