DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

2 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·ceed v. t. [imp. & p. p. Exceeded; p. pr. & vb. n. Exceeding.]  To go beyond; to proceed beyond the given or supposed limit or measure of; to outgo; to surpass; -- used both in a good and a bad sense; as, one man exceeds another in bulk, stature, weight, power, skill, etc.; one offender exceeds another in villainy; his rank exceeds yours.
 Name the time, but let it not
 Exceed three days.   --Shak.
    Observes how much a chintz exceeds mohair.   --Pope.
 Syn: -- To outdo; surpass; excel; transcend; outstrip; outvie; overtop.