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exceeding

[ ik-see-ding ]
/ ɪkˈsi dɪŋ /
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adjective
extraordinary; exceptional.
adverb
Archaic. exceedingly.
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Origin of exceeding

First recorded in 1485–95; exceed + -ing2
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British Dictionary definitions for exceeding

exceeding
/ (ɪkˈsiːdɪŋ) /

adjective
very great; exceptional or excessive
adverb
an archaic word for exceedingly
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