verb (used with object)
- to surpass in excellence.
- to exceed in amount.
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And that is why, as veterans, the onus is on us to surmount it and bridge the divide.
If this is to be the case the capital must be rendered congruous with the column it should surmount.
Whether we shall ever surmount these barriers God alone knows.The Chalice Of Courage|Cyrus Townsend Brady
Do you love her so well that your love for her could surmount your dread of your aunt?Fairy Fingers|Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie