Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: exceeding
IPA transcription: [ɪks'idɪŋ]
Pronunciations of exceeding
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassing
    Meaning: far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree; "a night of exceeding darkness"; "an exceptional memory"; "olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"; "the young Mozart's prodigious talents"
Usage examples
  • And quickly Aeson's son, with good will exceeding, addressed him:
  • They were retreating before an army not exceeding their own, in numbers, perhaps less.
  • Mrs. Bennet had no turn for economy, and her husband's love of independence had alone prevented their exceeding their income.
  • Right in the middle of the field malign There yawns a well exceeding wide and deep, Of which its place the structure will recount.
  • I spoke at length, and perseveringly of my devotion, of my passion--of her exceeding beauty, and of my own enthusiastic admiration.
  • Mr. Micawber coughed, and drank his punch with an air of exceeding satisfaction--still glancing at Traddles, as if he desired to have his opinion.
  • Finally the girls came to the old Copp homestead . . . a place of such exceeding external neatness that even Green Gables would have suffered by contrast.
  • Hence it must be said that the angels, even inasmuch as they are immaterial substances, exist in exceeding great number, far beyond all material multitude.
  • The Commander of the Faithful Harun Al-Rashid was exceeding restless one night and rising from his bed, paced from chamber to chamber, but could not compose himself to sleep.
  • Their military weapons attained colossal proportions, and their projectiles, exceeding the prescribed limits, unfortunately occasionally cut in two some unoffending pedestrians.
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