Meaning of “surpass” in the English Dictionary

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"surpass" in British English

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surpassverb [ T ]

uk /səˈpɑːs/ us /sɚˈpæs/ formal

(Definition of “surpass” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"surpass" in American English

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surpassverb [ T ]

us /sərˈpæs/

to do or be better or more than something else:

Our team’s achievements surpass those of teams in earlier years.

(Definition of “surpass” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"surpass" in Business English

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surpassverb [ T ]

uk /səˈpɑːs/ us

to do or be better or greater than something:

The quarterly sales figures have surpassed everyone's expectations.
The latest figures surpassed the previous peak of 15,418 foreclosures in the third quarter of 2008.

(Definition of “surpass” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)