- that which is at a great distance.
- Also the great beyond. the afterlife; life after death.
Examples from the Web for beyond
Beyond the huge American flag that hung over the street, the mile-long mass of cops ended.
Bottom line is that it will only be a BVR [beyond visual range] airplane.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He scrambled outside to find a 25-foot-wide crater just beyond the mud wall surrounding his family compound.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Beyond that, how will China evolve its rigid Internet policy?
They were getting more imaginative,” a pawn shop owner thinks of his addict customers in “Back of Beyond.
This idea caught him up as a strong wind might have caught him, and carried him beyond his own control.Hester, Volume 2 (of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
Beyond breathing a little harder than usual he showed no signs of his recent chase.The Outdoor Chums on the Lake|Quincy Allen
Their love was their creation: beyond all was night—chaos—nothing!Falkland, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
It was a breathless afternoon; beyond the city the blue hills seemed to float and quiver in mid-air.Pharos, The Egyptian|Guy Newell Boothby
But all the other facts put it beyond question that the picture could not have been done before 1529.Holbein|Beatrice Fortescue
British Dictionary definitions for beyond
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Idioms and Phrases with beyond
In addition to the idioms beginning with beyond
- beyond a doubt
- beyond the shadow of a doubt
- beyond comparison
- beyond measure
- beyond one's depth
- beyond one's means
- beyond question
- beyond reach
- beyond recall
- beyond reproach
- beyond the call of duty
- beyond the pale
- above and beyond
- back of beyond
- can't see beyond the end of one's nose