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Definitions for (verb) surmount

Main entry: outdo, outgo, outmatch, outperform, outstrip, exceed, surmount, surpass Definition: be or do something to a greater degree Usage: 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

Main entry: get over, master, overcome, subdue, surmount Definition: get on top of; deal with successfully Usage: He overcame his shyness

Main entry: surmount, scale Definition: reach the highest point of Usage: We scaled the Mont Blanc

Main entry: surmount Definition: be on top of Usage: The scarf surmounted the gown