exceed

Definitions:

  • To be greater than, as in number or degree; surpass.
  • To go beyond the limits of.
  • To be better than or superior to: <i>synonym</i>: <strong> excel</strong>.
  • To pass or go beyond; proceed beyond the given or supposed limit, measure, or quantity of: as, the task <em>exceeds</em> his strength; he has <em>exceeded</em> his authority.
  • To surpass; be superior to; excel.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> To transcend, outdo, outvie, outstrip.
  • To go too far; pass the proper bounds; go over any given limit, number, or measure: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="exceed">exceed</internalXref> in eating or drinking.
  • To bear the greater proportion; be more or larger; predominate.
  • To excel.
  • To go too far; to pass the proper bounds or measure.
  • To be more or greater; to be paramount.
  • To go beyond; to proceed beyond the given or supposed limit or measure of; to outgo; to surpass; -- used both in a good and a bad sense.
  • To be <xref>larger</xref>, <xref>greater</xref> than (something).
  • To be <xref>better</xref> than (something).
  • To go <xref>beyond</xref> (some <xref>limit</xref>); to <xref>surpass</xref>, <xref>outstrip</xref> or <xref>transcend</xref>.
  • To <xref>predominate</xref>
  • To <xref>overdo</xref>
  • be or do something to a greater degree
  • be superior or better than some standard
  • be greater in scope or size than some standard
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