surpass - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/sə(r)ˈpɑːs/
present tense
I/you/we/theysurpass
he/she/itsurpasses
present participlesurpassing
past tensesurpassed
past participlesurpassed
  1. 1
    to be better or greater than something else

    India’s population now surpasses that of Africa.