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Synonyms for surpassing
sərˈpæs ɪŋ, -ˈpɑ sɪŋsur·pass·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. transcendent, surpassingadjective

    exceeding or surpassing usual limits especially in excellence

    Synonyms:
    prodigious, exceeding, transcendent, olympian, exceptional

    Antonyms:
    ordinary, inferior

  2. exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassingadjective

    far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

    "a night of exceeding darkness"; "an exceptional memory"; "olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"; "the young Mozart's prodigious talents"

    Synonyms:
    especial(a), olympian, stupendous, particular(a), colossal, portentous, exceeding, exceptional(a), majestic, transcendent, exceptional, special, prodigious

    Antonyms:
    inferior, ordinary

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. surpassingadjective

    Synonyms:
    exceeding, superior, preëminent, transcendent, supereminent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "surpassing":

    exceeding, outperforming, outstripping, overtaking

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#6385exceptional
#10655exceeding
#13306majestic
#27383colossal
#33549olympian
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How to use surpassing in a sentence?

  1. Paul Fraidenburgh:

    Drone technology is far surpassing the flying skills of the people who have them, the fact that someone is receiving money makes me feel safer about their operation.

  2. Bill Nye:

    Today we have a great many lawmakers, not just here, but around the world, deliberately ignoring and actively surpassing science, their inclination is misguided, and in no one’s best interest.

  3. Tyler Marinelli:

    ( Tyler Marinelli) FIRST-EVER HOMELESS SHELTER GIRL SCOUT TROOP SELLS 6,000 BOXES OF COOKIES, SURPASSING GOAL I would eat whatever I wanted, whenever I wanted, and however much of it I wanted. I'm talking two Domino's pizzas in one sitting, i told Tyler Marinelli if I could eat something I truly enjoy every single day, that it wouldn't be a diet as much as it was a lifestyle, and that's exactly what I was looking for.

  4. HaRav Aaron Yehuda Leib Shteinman:

    Our entire lives are run by miracles and in recent days, we see Nissim V’Niflaos surpassing nature.

  5. G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy:

    Nietzche started a nonsensical idea that men had once sought as good what we now call evil; if it were so, we could not talk of surpassing or even falling short of them.

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