Part of speech:
To go or be beyond (a limit, limiting regulation, measure, etc.)
To be better or greater than, or superior to (another or others)
To transcend is exceed or to go past defined limits.
The partial or total blocking of light of one celestial object by another. An eclipse of the Sun or Moon occurs when the Earth, Moon, and Sun are aligned. &diamf3; In a solar eclipse the Moon comes between the Sun and Earth. During a total solar eclipse the disk of the Moon fully covers that of the Sun, and only the Sun's corona is visible. &diamf3; An annular eclipse occurs when the Moon is farthest in its orbit from the Earth so that its disk does not fully cover that of the Sun, and part of the Sun's photosphere is visible as a ring around the Moon. &diamf3; In a lunar eclipse all or a part of the Moon's disk enters the umbra of the Earth's shadow and is no longer illuminated by the Sun. Lunar eclipses occur only during a full moon, when the Moon is directly opposite the Sun.
To rank higher than.
(Educ.) To get a grade of failure; not pass
To reach too far
(Printing) To carry (some type, a line or column, etc.) backward or forward into an adjacent line or page.
To be superior to; outdo
To come to an end:
To eliminate the job or position of:
(Informal) With considerable success:
To do more or better than (another) in performance or action.
To be or lie at the top of; be or rise above
To proceed past something
To follow; to assume as true for the purposes of making a decision, taking an action, etc.
In Kantianism, beyond human knowledge
Superiority in importance, influence, or weight.
To put a cap on
To surpass in excellence by a wide margin
To surpass or outdo (another), as in speed, growth, or performance.
To surpass (another) in reach:
To run faster, farther, or better than
To be greater than something else, as in power, force, quantity, or importance; predominate:
To put or place on the top of
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