Sentence Examples


  • But he had held his own as a general, and as a diplomatist he had shown surpassing skill.
  • The value of farm property in the southern counties, which have been developed very recently, shows a steady increase, that of Hillsboro county surpassing the other counties of the state.
  • There was always that love of overcoming difficulty inherent in a chivalrous nature; and this also accounts for that desire of surpassing every one else that marked his early days.
  • Degree surpassing the usual limits, without loss of definition, when the telescope is focused so as to secure the best effect.
  • The voices grew in harmonious triumphant strength, and Petya listened to their surpassing beauty in awe and joy.