verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of transcend
Examples from the Web for transcend
Republicans have a rare opportunity to implement policies that are truly compassionate and transcend toxic identity politics.
So when they get the technique to transcend, this huge pressure gets released.David Lynch on Transcendental Meditation, ‘Twin Peaks,’ and Collaborating With Kanye West|Marlow Stern|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The work “symbolizes the human urge to transcend and progress.”This Artist Reproduced van Gogh’s Ear…and It’s Alive!|Justin Jones|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The creative solution is how we actually transform and transcend our limitations.On Transhumanism and Why Technology Is Our Silicon Nervous System|Jason Silva|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rand Paul delivered a speech that may yet transcend party and generation.
How otherwise should this carver feel himself entitled to transcend all rules, and make me ashamed of quoting them?Little Masterpieces|Nathaniel Hawthorne
It may transcend all idol forms, and make all worship spiritual.Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;|Clark S. Beardslee
In their sore distress men and women have implored for and obtained consolations which transcend all ordinary experience.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
The bible denies to man the privilege to transcend the ideals of the past, or to be better than his Asiatic gods.The Bible Unveiled|M. M. Mangasarian
In this branch, hours of work are unlimited; when the season is on, they transcend imagination.Woman under socialism|August Bebel