beyond measure

idiom

formal
: to a very great degree
an artist who is talented beyond (all) measure
Her joy was beyond measure.

Examples of beyond measure in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The size of the catastrophe and the ongoing recovery effort is beyond measure, starting with the loss of six construction workers who had been patching the surface of the bridge. Annie Jennemann, Baltimore Sun, 2 Apr. 2024 No mother ever expects to outlive and bury her children and as a mother, the depth and breadth of my grief are beyond measure. Corin Cesaric, Peoplemag, 8 Mar. 2024 Cal-Bear was absolutely adored by his big brothers and loved them beyond measure. Angela Andaloro, Peoplemag, 26 Feb. 2024 Then the switch from steam to oil made petroleum deposits treasures beyond measure. Gideon Rose, Foreign Affairs, 20 Feb. 2024 Water management is not glitzy, but important beyond measure. Eleanor Dearman, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 15 Feb. 2024 My own outlook on my life has changed beyond measure. Amy Dickinson, Anchorage Daily News, 15 Sep. 2023 The Tuskegee experiment was a conspiracy that happened; its horrific impact on the hearts and minds of African-Americans is beyond measure. Owen Gleiberman, Variety, 21 July 2023 What Gene has accomplished in this business and contributed to our show is beyond measure. Mark Heim | Mheim@al.com, al, 4 July 2023

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“Beyond measure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beyond%20measure. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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