Middle English from Latin inimitābilisin-notin–1imitābilisimitable (fromimitārīto imitateaim- in Indo-European roots)
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Middle French inimitable, from Latininimitabilis, corresponding to in- + imitable.
Inimitable Sentence Examples
" The harmony and grace, even if strictly inimitable, are good to aim at."
But the spirit and the movements were those inimitable and unteachable Russian ones that "Uncle" had expected of her.
The magnificent sheen and richness of the pure kin-makie (gold lacquer) are wanting, but in their place we have inimitable tenderness and delicacy.
Many anecdotes have been told to illustrate his kindliness, his inimitable humour, and his remarkable eloquence.
With him will always be associated the name of Billy Bray, an illiterate but inimitable Cornish evangelist, a memoir of whom, written by Bourne, exerted a great influence in the religious life of the denomination.