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English definition of “transcendent”

transcendent

adjective uk   /trænˈsen.dənt/ formal us  
greater, better, more important, or going past or above all others: transcendent power/beauty/love He describes seeing Pelé play football as one of the transcendent moments of his life.Very important or urgent
transcendence
noun [U] uk   /-dəns/ us  
(Definition of transcendent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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