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synonyms for surmounting

  • accomplishment
  • coup
  • feat
  • gain
  • grand slam
  • success
  • win
  • ascendancy
  • attainment
  • conquest
  • hit
  • homer
  • riot
  • score
  • sensation
  • shoo-in
  • splash
  • takeover
  • tour de force
  • vanquishing
  • big hit
  • big win
  • cinch
  • clean sweep
  • feather in cap
  • hole in one
  • pushover
  • smash hit
  • sure bet
  • sure thing
  • the gold
  • vanquishment
  • walkover

antonyms for surmounting

MOST RELEVANT
  • failure
  • forfeit
  • loss
  • disaster
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How to use surmounting in a sentence

It is doubtful if any woman had done as much to entice them to a common focus as the surmounting Mrs. Hofer.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The castles, surmounting lifelike elephants, were filled with warriors discharging arrows.
NAPOLEON'S YOUNG NEIGHBORHELEN LEAH REED
Above all, over the stage was a gilt carved eagle surmounting the State coat of arms.
THE BAY STATE MONTHLY, VOL. II, NO. 6, MARCH, 1885VARIOUS
Surmounting her stern there was a great poop lantern, almost big enough for a man to stand in.
A MIDDY OF THE KINGHARRY COLLINGWOOD
My longing once more to see my dying mother overcame every obstacle, and assisted me in surmounting the greatest difficulties.
BEETHOVEN'S LETTERS 1790-1826, VOLUME 1 OF 2LADY WALLACE
Lying near is an iron shield with two similar rings surmounting it.
IN SEARCH OF GRAVESTONES OLD AND CURIOUSW.T. (WILLIAM THOMAS) VINCENT
Besides, there had been little time to think out the difficulties, and find a way of surmounting them.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
A wonderful sight it makes to see a series of such roofs surmounting the tall, delicate-colored houses.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. II (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
Surmounting the helmet is an eagle with out-stretched wings on a background horizontally and diagonally lined.
HISTORY OF THE POSTAGE STAMPS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICAJOHN KERR TIFFANY
He stared up at me, an impudent amazed face surmounting a tattered and dishevelled body, and spoke.
THE BLUE GERMMARTIN SWAYNE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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