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  Words related to surpass

Related / Similar Words: outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform, travel by, pass by, go past, go by, pass, transcend, excel, stand out

 

Definition:
  • be or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class";
  • pass by; "A black limousine passed by when she looked out the window"; "He passed his professor in the hall"; "One line of soldiers surpassed the other";
  • go beyond; "Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds";
  • distinguish oneself; "She excelled in math";

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    Hyponyms: outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, circumvent, outgrow, outshout, outcry, outroar, outsail, outdraw, outsell, outpace, better, break, outshine, outrange, outweigh, outbrave, out-herod, shame, outmarch, outwear, skirt, run by, fly by, zip by, whisk by, exceed, transcend, overstep, pass, go past, top, rank, outrank, shine at, excel at, overshadow, eclipse

     

    Derivational Morphology: passerby, passer-by, passer, transcendence, transcendency, superiority, excellence

     

     
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