verb (used with object)
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synonym study for surpass
OTHER WORDS FROM surpasssur·pass·a·ble, adjectivesur·pass·er, nounun·sur·pass·a·ble, adjectiveun·sur·passed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for surpass
A recent study, for instance, found that the money pledged globally for pandemic recovery thus far has surpassed $12 trillion.Natural disasters are increasing. The world’s poorest are left to fend for themselves.|Jariel Arvin|November 20, 2020|Vox
It was the strongest pre-monsoon storm on record in the region, until it was surpassed by Amphan.
The number of cases in Imperial County has surpassed the number in Baja California.Border Report: ‘They Can’t Continue Like This in Mexico’|Maya Srikrishnan|November 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
So far, it looks like at least 26 GOP women will be in the House next year, surpassing the record of 25 from the 109th Congress.Republicans’ 2020 Gains In The House Set Them Up Well For 2022|Geoffrey Skelley (firstname.lastname@example.org)|November 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
America’s national Covid-19 epidemic continues, with the US’s daily new cases still higher than most developed nations and the country recently surpassing 240,000 deaths due to the disease.
In 2012, for the first time ever, black voter turnout nationally surpassed that of all other groups.Is This the Beginning of the End for Blacks and Dems?|Keli Goff|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Israeli actions in Gaza ‘surpassed what Hitler did to them.’Turkish Leader Doubles Down on Blaming Israel for Anti-Semitism|Eli Lake|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First of all, both Beckham and Halliwell have surpassed the 40-year mark.Who Is Bambi, the Artist Behind Kim Kardashian’s Wedding-Gift Portrait?|Justin Jones|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The campaign surpassed its goal ($15,000) by over $8,000, with 205 backers.Kabul's Major Motion Picture: Cinema's Rebirth in Afghanistan|Justin Jones|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The British military said it believes a lance corporal surpassed all previous records with one pull of the trigger.The Greatest Sniper Shot in History: Six Taliban Killed With One Bullet|Nico Hines|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They glittered and shone with an intensity of colour which surpassed even those of the rainbow.
On this occasion, personified by her railway companies, she neglected neither, and in the latter surpassed herself.
These delicate creatures were scarcely four inches long, and surpassed in richness of colour anything I had ever seen.
The weather was glorious and no section of Britain surpassed the Welsh landscapes in beauty.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
Hence she surpassed in grace and holiness all other created beings, and was consecrated a worthy temple of the incarnate Word.Mary, Help of Christians|Various