Translation of surpass in Spanish:

surpass

superar, v.

Pronunciation /sərˈpæs//səˈpɑːs/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (better)
    superar
    he surpasses all others in his skill los supera a todos en habilidad
    • she's really surpassed herself this time esta vez sí que se ha lucido
    • He was a strong leader, a visionary in his way, a figure surpassing all around him at home and on the continent.
    • Ever believable, this actress to my mind continually surpasses what I have always come to think of as her definitive performance.
    • Really successful logos sometimes attain a level of cultural recognition that surpasses the product they represent.
    • Once again the cast have been asked to put on a special attempt to surpass the productions of the past years.
  • 2

    (exceed, go beyond)
    (expectations) superar
    (expectations) sobrepasar
    (expectations) rebasar
    it surpasses all understanding/belief es incomprensible/increíble
    • Consumers in this market are driven by a passion for a sport and its products that surpasses the level of passion for other recreational activities.
    • Of the eight players chosen ahead of Stoudemire, none has surpassed his production.
    • In her first month of production her sales-commission numbers surpassed my first year.
    • If their arguments are successful, they can easily surpass the targets.
    • Remittances, as they're called, are expected to become Mexico's primary source of income this year, surpassing the amount of money that Mexico makes on oil exports for the first time ever.
    • The North American industry, including both console and computer games, is worth about $11 billion, easily surpassing movie box office totals, its closest competitor.
    • Some 23 provinces suffer power shortages as demand from industrial production surpasses the growth of generation capacity.
    • The divorce rate among Korean Americans has reached and is possibly surpassing the national average.
    • The sound for the game, however, far surpasses any expectation for a video game.
    • The film's incredibly bad storyline was only surpassed by the poor acting.
    • The rubbery consistency was surpassed only by the amount of sediment in the liqueur.
    • The number of expressed sequences greatly surpasses the estimated number of protein-coding genes in mammalian genomes.
    • The victory was his 51st of the season to surpass the previous mark of 50.
    • At 308 metres, it will be the tallest building in the country, surpassing the 298-metre-tall First Canadian Place in downtown Toronto, Trump said today in a release.
    • Moving on quickly, Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean raised a stunning $7.5 million in the second quarter of this year, surpassing his eight rivals.
    • Oddly, television, despite its factory-like production mechanisms, surpasses film in receptivity to chance in its productions.
    • Ticket sales have already surpassed the 100,000 milestone.
    • Companies in the midst of their seasons are meeting or surpassing their sales goals for the majority of their individual productions.
    • I expect that production of cars in Thailand will surpass the 640,000-unit mark.
    • The sum of the parts often surpasses the originals.