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synonyms for exceeding

  • exceptional
  • improved
  • superior
  • choice
  • fitter
  • preferred
  • sharpened
  • sophisticated
  • surpassing
  • bigger
  • finer
  • greater
  • higher quality
  • larger
  • more appropriate
  • more desirable
  • more fitting
  • more select
  • more suitable
  • more useful
  • more valuable
  • preferable
  • prominent
  • souped-up
  • worthier
  • prevailing
  • excellent
  • superior

antonyms for exceeding

MOST RELEVANT
  • inferior
  • sicker
  • smaller
  • unhealthy
  • worse
    • detestable
    • normal
    • ordinary
    • unremarkable
    • usual
    • bad
    • inferior
    • minor
    • poor
    • secondary
    • unimportant
    • below
    • humble
    • lower
    • meek
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      How to use exceeding in a sentence

      The Act permits member banks to accept an amount of bills not exceeding 50 per cent.
      READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
      The station now covers nearly 12 acres, the length of platforms exceeding 1-1/2 miles.
      SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
      Would Hodson, knowing the exceeding importance of his mission, have turned to rescue a servant or raise a fallen horse?
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      I believe you will find this an exceeding good duty for a 5½-inch cylinder engine.
      LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
      Behold my servant shall understand, he shall be exalted, and extolled, and shall be exceeding high.
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      Small veins, rarely exceeding half an inch in width, the fibres not easily separable.
      ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
      How exceeding base art thou become, going the same ways over again!
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      The compositions received have been funded in the Three per Cent, Consols to an amount exceeding 900l.
      NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
      The destruction of Moab is near to come: the calamity thereof shall come on exceeding swiftly.
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      Among the ancients, the tools which served in the arts were few in number, and these of exceeding simplicity.
      OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO EXCEEDING

      • before
      • beyond
      • exceeding
      • prior to
      • superior to
      • surpassing
      • exceeding
      • excellent
      • prevailing
      • superior
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