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)