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Synonyms for surpassingsərˈpæs ɪŋ, -ˈpɑ sɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. transcendent, surpassing(adj)

    exceeding or surpassing usual limits especially in excellence

    Synonyms:
    surpassing, prodigious, exceeding, transcendent, olympian, exceptional

    Antonyms:
    ordinary, inferior

  2. exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassing(adj)

    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, surpassing, particular(a), colossal, portentous, exceeding, exceptional(a), majestic, transcendent, exceptional, special, prodigious

    Antonyms:
    inferior, ordinary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

exceeding, outperforming, outstripping, overtaking

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#273special
#6385exceptional
#10655exceeding
#13306majestic
#27383colossal
#33549olympian
#37890stupendous
#41861transcendent
#46781surpassing
#51999prodigious
#57854overtaking
#92389outperforming
#126266outstripping
#129078portentous

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