Definition of exceeds

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • exceeds is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 17
  • exceeds is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 17
  • exceeds is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 18

Definition of exceeds


  • be greater in scope or size than some standard (verb)

    Examples

    1. Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds

    Synonyms

    1. surpass
    2. transcend
  • be superior or better than some standard (verb)

    Examples

    1. She exceeded our expectations

    Synonyms

    1. go past
    2. overstep
    3. pass
    4. top
    5. transcend
  • be or do something to a greater degree (verb)

    Examples

    1. This exceeds all my expectations

    Synonyms

    1. outdo
    2. outgo
    3. outmatch
    4. outperform
    5. outstrip
    6. surmount
    7. surpass

See definition of exceeds in Merriam Webster

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