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Surmount

Sur`mount´
v. t.1.To rise above; to be higher than; to overtop.
[imp. & p. p. Surmounted; p. pr. & vb. n. Surmounting.]
The mountains of Olympus, Athos, and Atlas, overreach and surmount all winds and clouds.
- Sir W. Raleigh.
2.To conquer; to overcome; as, to surmount difficulties or obstacles.
3.To surpass; to exceed.
Verb1.surmount - get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
2.surmount - be on top of; "The scarf surmounted the gown"
3.surmount - reach the highest point of; "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
Synonyms: scale
4.surmount - be or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"
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