Synonyms for rise above
- go beyond
- go one better
- improve upon
- put to shame
- win the race
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RISE ABOVE
The Poets are those who rise above the people by understanding them.
They rise above sense, and become a connecting link with the world of ideas.
He pitied himself somewhat, and that helped him to rise above his error.
In these directions the religion of the nation tends to rise above that of the tribe.
He held his head high, as if trying to rise above his feeling of degradation.
Yet he had at least made the attempt to rise above his weakness and degeneracy.
I might have known that one of your kind could not rise above the grossness in you.
It is only the mere summits of these mountains which rise above the lakes.
If you will only see that you are both to blame and yet neither to blame, then you can rise above it.
Cut off the five (senses), leave the five, rise above the five.