Surpassing Sur*pass"ing, a. Eminently excellent; exceeding others. ``With surpassing glory crowned.'' --Milton. -- {Sur*pass"ing*ly}, adv. -- {Sur*pass"ing*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • surpassingness — surpassˈingness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑surpass …   Useful english dictionary

  • surpassing — /sɜˈpasɪŋ/ (say ser pahsing) adjective 1. that surpasses, exceeds, or excels; extraordinary: structures of surpassing magnificence. –adverb 2. Obsolete surpassingly. –surpassingly, adverb –surpassingness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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