- v distinguish oneself
- v be or do something to a greater degree
her performance surpasses that of any other student I know
- v move past
One line of soldiers surpassed the other
- v be greater in scope or size than some standard
- It suggests that the downturn is still in its incipient phase, and that job losses could surpass 2 million in 2009, with unemployment climbing to 8%.
- It is now commonplace for a regular-season football game to attract ratings that surpass the playoff games in other sports.
- Yet 26 years later, Watson not only succeeded his father but also would eventually surpass him.
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- US home re-sales surpass 5 million in May
US home re-sales surpass 5 million in May Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 12:13 pm, Thursday, June 20, 2013 The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that home re-sales rose 4.2 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.18 million. [...] with a tight ...
June 22, 2013 - Beaumont Enterprise
- USA star makes women’s soccer history
Your browser does not support iframes. Abby Wambach needed three goals to surpass Mia Hamm's all-time international scoring record, so she went out and scored four against South Korea in an international friendly. Here's a look back on Wambach's record … Continue reading ?
June 21, 2013 - NBC on Yahoo! Sports via Yahoo! Sports
- Vegas Electric Daisy Carnival gears for crowds
With a crowd expected to surpass 100,000 people per day of the three-day event, Electric Daisy Carnival's return to Las Vegas will prove to be a daunting task for event security and emergency personnel.
June 21, 2013 - FOX 5 Las Vegas