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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: surmount(0.00917 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to surmount.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: get on top of; deal with successfully; “He overcame his
shyness” [syn: overcome, get over, subdue, master]
2: be on top of; “The scarf surmounted the gown”
3: reach the highest point of; “We scaled the Mont Blanc” [syn:
4: be or do something to a greater degree; “her performance
surpasses that of any other student I know”; “She outdoes
all other athletes”; “This exceeds all my expectations”;
“This car outperforms all others in its class” [syn: surpass,
outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, outperform]
English → English (gcide)
Surmount \Sur*mount"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Surmounted; p. pr.
& vb. n. Surmounting.] [OE. sourmounten, OF. surmonter,
sormonter, F. surmonter; sur over + monter to mount. See
Sur-, and Mount, v. i.]
1. To rise above; to be higher than; to overtop.
The mountains of Olympus, Athos, and Atlas,
overreach and surmount all winds and clouds. --Sir
2. To conquer; to overcome; as, to surmount difficulties or
3. To surpass; to exceed. --Spenser.
What surmounts the reach
Of human sense I shall delineate. --Milton.
Syn: To conquer; overcome; vanquish; subdue; surpass; exceed.