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The idea of placing atop this perfect thing a big granite planith surmounted by a representational bronze ... ugh.

These have canted bay windows below them, and their pediments are surmounted by figures representing Mercury and Athæne.

We did not perceive the little town until we had surmounted the last eminence and were in its immediate vicinity.

This and the following monument are partly let into the wall, and are surmounted by beautiful Gothic canopies.

Through the partly open door, Lowell caught a glimpse of an aristocratic face, surmounted by gray hair.

Of variety of perilous adventures and peril, ingeniously surmounted, there is no lack.


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On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to surmounted, such as: humbled, overpowered, overwhelmed, routed, baffled, and bested.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.