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surpassing

adjective

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surpassing

verb
present participle of surpass

Synonyms & Antonyms of surpassing (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to go beyond the limit of
  • the sales of the band's newest CD have surpassed the combined sales of its last two albums

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The first known use of surpassing was in 1566

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“Surpassing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/surpassing. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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