To better see all uses of the word
War and Peace
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
War and Peace
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • This Kutuzov who before the battle of Austerlitz began said that it would be lost, he alone, in contradiction to everyone else, declared till his death that Borodino was a victory, despite the assurance of generals that the battle was lost and despite the fact that for an army to have to retire after winning a battle was unprecedented.

  • There are no more uses of "unprecedented" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Human impact on the environment is increasing at an unprecedented rate.
  • The targeting of civilians is unprecedented in the conflict.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading