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beyond

preposition

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(Entry 1 of 3)

1 on or to the farther side of
  • the arrow flew beyond the fence and into the woods

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2 out of the reach or sphere of
  • although the town has ordinances against public drunkenness, any degree of intoxication under your own roof is beyond their authority

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3 in addition to
  • beyond the asking price of the house, there's also the cost of fixing up this "handyman's dream"

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beyond

adverb

Synonyms of beyond (Entry 2 of 3)

at or to a greater distance or more advanced point
  • the dream that someday we will journey to the outer reaches of our solar system and beyond

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beyond

noun

Synonyms of beyond (Entry 3 of 3)

unending existence after death
  • who knows how we'll fare in the beyond?

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

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“Beyond.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beyond. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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