Examples of exceeding in a Sentence
accepted the apology with exceeding graciousness
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Temperatures in parts of the region have hit triple digits, meeting and exceeding daily record highs.
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First Known Use of exceeding
Synonymsaberrant, aberrated, abnormal, anomalous, atypical, especial, exceptional, extraordinaire, extraordinary, freak, odd, peculiar, phenomenal, preternatural, rare, singular, uncommon, uncustomary, unique, unusual, unwonted
Antonymscommon, customary, normal, ordinary, typical, unexceptional, unextraordinary, usual
Related Wordsconspicuous, notable, noticeable, outstanding, prominent, remarkable, salient, striking; bizarre, deviant, eccentric, freakish, monstrous, oddball, outlandish, quaint, strange, weird; incomprehensible, inconceivable, incredible, unimaginable, unthinkable
Near Antonymseveryday, familiar, frequent
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