To attacks on its main metropolis, Israel would respond with exceeding severity.
He has been rewarded with sky-high approval ratings, exceeding 70 percent, among the highest for any governor in the nation.
HealthyWage offers three types of weight-loss groups—all with a cash prize for meeting or exceeding goals.
That Kickstarter campaign raised $56,000, exceeding their $35,000 goal.
The second group did far better than the first in exceeding their weight-loss goals.
A thrill of pain went through her heart, tempering her exceeding joy in her new-found happiness.
It is very minute, not exceeding one twenty-fifth of an inch in length.
The numbers of such representatives is previously determined, always not exceeding one-fifth of the total number of each grade.
He is 'able to do exceeding abundantly above what we ask or think.'
His manner was subdued and gentle, and on his homely face was a look of exceeding peace.
late 14c., from Old French exceder (14c.) "exceed, surpass, go too far," from Latin excedere "depart, go beyond, be in excess, surpass," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + cedere "go, yield" (see cede).
Related: Exceeded; exceeding. Exceedingly (late 15c.) means "very greatly or very much;" excessively (mid-15c.) means "too greatly or too much."