Definitions for transcendtrænˈsɛnd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word transcend
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to rise above or go beyond the ordinary limits of; overpass; exceed.
to outdo or exceed in excellence, extent, degree, etc.; surpass; excel.
to be independent of or prior to (the universe, time, etc.).
Category: Religion, Philosphy
(v.i.)to be transcendent or superior; excel.
Origin of transcend:
1300–50; ME < L trānscendere to surmount =trāns-trans - +-scendere, comb. form of scandere to climb
exceed, transcend, surpass(verb)
be greater in scope or size than some standard
"Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds"
exceed, transcend, overstep, pass, go past, top(verb)
be superior or better than some standard
"She exceeded our expectations"; "She topped her performance of last year"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to go beyond a limit
a campaign that transcends racial divisions
to pass beyond the limits of something.
to surpass something in intensity or power; to excel.
Origin: From transcender, transcendere, from trans + scandere; see scan; compare ascend, descend.
to rise above; to surmount; as, lights in the heavens transcending the region of the clouds
to pass over; to go beyond; to exceed
to surpass; to outgo; to excel; to exceed
to climb; to mount
to be transcendent; to excel
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