excel, stand out, surpass(verb)
"She excelled in math"
surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform(verb)
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"
travel by, pass by, surpass, go past, go by, pass(verb)
"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"
exceed, transcend, surpass(verb)
be greater in scope or size than some standard
"Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds"
To exceed, especially in a metaphoric or technical manner.
to go beyond in anything good or bad; to exceed; to excel
Surpass was a short-lived Wrigley antacid gum. Shipments of Surpass to retail outlets were discontinued in March 2003 due to lack of popularity.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sur-pas′, v.t. to pass beyond: to exceed: to excel: to go past in space.—adj. Surpass′able, that may be surpassed.—p.adj. Surpass′ing, passing beyond others: excellent in a high degree.—adv. Surpass′ingly.—n. Surpass′ingness. [Fr. surpasser, sur—L. super, beyond, passer, to pass.]
The numerical value of surpass in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of surpass in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The will to live, gives you the strength to surpass your own to achieve life
Man is the only creature that strives to surpass himself, and yearns for the impossible.
It is necessary to try to surpass oneself always this occupation ought to last as long as life.
It is necessary to try to surpass oneself always; this occupation ought to last as long as life.
This secret spoke Life herself unto me 'Behold,' said she, 'I am that which must ever surpass itself.'
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