Origin of transcend
OTHER WORDS FROM transcendtran·scend·ing·ly, adverbun·tran·scend·ed, adjective
How to use transcend in a sentence
If your earthly balm and guide has transcended the earth plane, you need time to heal.
There’s a purity to the blandness of the hot gravy sandwich that somehow allows them to transcend, in part because they’re a little old fashioned and therefore novel, one of those foods difficult to find made from scratch in restaurants.
Cola, tobacco and sweet soul music are among the forces that transcend the prosaic in Christenberry’s vignettes of the everyday American South.In the galleries: Perspectives on blending culture and identity|Mark Jenkins|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
ThinkPad X1 Fold by LenovoThe first folding laptop screen that transcends noveltyLenovo spent more than four years developing its folding ThinkPad, which uses a bendable tablet screen to mimic a laptop’s hinging shape.
Geniuses transcend the time in which they live, contributing insights that allow future scientists to be smarter than the geniuses of the past.Do You Know These Scientific Pioneers? - Issue 93: Forerunners|Tom Siegfried|November 25, 2020|Nautilus
Her Miss America win transcended mere superficial beauty standards.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As he would later prove in sweeping victories, it was a message he believed transcended ideology and party.
Much of the nation transcended race when they elected the president.The Far-Right Radio Host Who Could Deliver the Senate to the GOP|Ben Jacobs|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In both cases, there was criticism that he sidestepped race, but I would say he transcended race.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters|Scott Porch|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Williams was a beloved figure -- one that transcended generations.
The Odes of Horace have never been transcended, and will probably remain through all ages the delight of scholars.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
Michael was wretched without Alan and brooded over the miseries of life that so soon transcended the joys.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
In proportion as the French Republic transcended the old free states, so too must French art take the lead of the antique.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
And when she had discovered this she was plunged into a misery which transcended that of the child's simple loss.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy
They had ideas which transcended their age; they came here to make those ideas into institutions.Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 2 (of 3)|Theodore Parker