beyond belief

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of beyond belief

: not capable of being believed : too extraordinary to be believed
  • events that are beyond belief
  • She is beautiful beyond belief.

Word by Word Definitions

beyond play
  1. : on or to the farther side : farther

  2. : in addition : besides

  1. : on or to the farther side of : at a greater distance than

  2. : out of the reach or sphere (see 1sphere 4b) of

  3. : in a degree or amount surpassing

  1. : something that lies on or to the farther side : something that lies beyond (see 1beyond 1)

  2. : something that lies outside the scope of ordinary experience

belief play
  1. : a state or habit of mind in which trust or confidence is placed in some person or thing

  2. : something that is accepted, considered to be true, or held as an opinion : something believed

  3. : conviction of the truth of some statement or the reality of some being or phenomenon especially when based on examination of evidence


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