other words for rise above
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
But the God of Spain smiles derisively upon a son of the people who would seek to rise above his fellows.
The striving to rise above all individualism was another ideal which a later period revived.
Unless they rise above their routine, they early become "old fogies."
Such meteoric flashes are, however, rare, and thus the general standard does not rise above mediocrity.
But if you call in the masses to make the laws, can they rise above their own level?
These rise by degrees to the surface,—rise above it—and finally become some of the fairest isles of the Pacific.
He might yet, by beginning at the lowest step, rise above his evil name and conquer it.
There are several tones in every community, and it will keep any newspaper scratching to rise above the highest.
There seemed only one thing to do—start the motor again, rise above the trees, and circle round and attempt another landing.
The number of people is small in each generation, who are strong enough to rise above their surroundings and think for themselves.