Surpass Sur*pass", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Surpassed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Surpassing}.] [F. surpasser; sur over + passer to pass. See {Sur-}, and {Pass}.] To go beyond in anything good or bad; to exceed; to excel. [1913 Webster]

This would surpass Common revenge and interrupt his joy. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

Syn: To exceed; excel; outdo; outstrip. [1913 Webster]

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