Significado de “beyond” - en el Diccionario Inglés

beyond en inglés británico

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beyondpreposition, adverb

uk /biˈjɒnd/ us /biˈjɑːnd/

beyond preposition, adverb (FURTHER AWAY)

B1 further away in the distance (than something):

In the distance, beyond the river, was a small town.
From the top of the hill we could see our house and the woods beyond.

Más ejemplos

  • The path extends beyond the end of the road.
  • We swam out beyond the breakers.
  • Our house is just beyond the bridge.
  • The campsite is over there, just beyond that hill.
  • Can you see where the village starts, just beyond those trees?

beyond preposition, adverb (OUTSIDE A LIMIT)

B1 outside or after (a stated limit):

Few people live beyond the age of a hundred.
We cannot allow the work to continue beyond the end of the year.
I've got nothing to tell you beyond (= in addition to) what I told you earlier.
The repercussions will be felt throughout the industry and beyond (= in other areas).
Tonight's performance has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control (= events that we are unable to deal with).
She has always lived beyond her means (= spent more than she has earned).
beyond belief, repair, recognition, etc.

C2 too great or bad for anyone to believe, repair, recognize, etc.:

His thoughtlessness is beyond belief.
He survived the accident, but his car was damaged beyond repair.
beyond reasonable doubt UK US beyond a reasonable doubt

If a legal case or a person's guilt is proved beyond reasonable doubt, there is enough proof for the person accused of a crime to be judged guilty:

Más ejemplos

  • How she manages to fit so much into a working day is beyond my comprehension .
  • The pain was bad beyond endurance.
  • We did so well - beyond all our expectations.
  • If traffic increases beyond a certain level, the city grinds to a halt .
  • These tests are beyond the capability of an average twelve-year-old.

(Definición de beyond del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

beyond en inglés americano

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beyondpreposition, adverb [ not gradable ]

us /biˈɑnd/

beyond preposition, adverb [ not gradable ] (FARTHER AWAY)

farther away in the distance than something:

Beyond the river was a small town.
From the top of the hill we could see our house and the woods beyond.

beyond preposition, adverb [ not gradable ] (OUTSIDE A LIMIT)

outside or after a stated limit:

Few people live beyond the age of a hundred.
Beyond a certain level of tiredness, it is impossible to work productively.
Tonight’s performance has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control.

Beyond also means more than:

I’ve got nothing to tell you beyond what I said earlier.
My job goes beyond teaching facts – my aim is to get children to think for themselves.

Beyond also means at a point where something could not be:

She has changed beyond recognition.
The car was damaged beyond repair.

(Definición de beyond del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)