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above

preposition

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(Entry 1 of 4)

higher than
  • one minute our kite was above the telephone wires; the next minute it was tangled in them

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above

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of above (Entry 2 of 4)

to or in a higher place
  • we eventually got used to the planes constantly flying above

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above

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of above (Entry 3 of 4)

a dwelling place of perfect happiness for the soul after death
  • in her dying days she was supposedly visited by an angel from above

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above

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of above (Entry 4 of 4)

as in such, aforementioned

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The first known use of above was before the 12th century

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“Above.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/above. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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