Definitions of beyond

  1.   On the farther side of; before; as, history reaches back beyond the earliest written record; past; out of reach of; later than; above; in a degree or amount exceeding or surpassing; as, he succeeded beyond his highest hope.
  2.   Past, out of the reach or sphere of; further than; greater than; as, the patient was beyond medical aid; beyond one's strength.
  3.   On the other side of something intervening; yonder; far off.
  4.   On the farther side of: farther onward than: out of reach of.
  5.   in addition; " agreed to provide essentials but nothing beyond"
  6.   In a degree or amount exceeding or surpassing; proceeding to a greater degree than; above, as in dignity, excellence, or quality of any kind.
  7.   on the farther side from the observer; " a pond with a hayfield beyond"
  8.   farther along in space or time or degree; " through the valley and beyond"; " to the eighth grade but not beyond"; " will be influential in the 1990s and beyond"
  9.   The existence after death, or in the future.
  10.   At a place or time not yet reached; before.
  11.   At a distance; yonder.
  12.   At a distance farther a way; yonder.
  13.   That which is on the other side or farther on; the future life.
  14.   Farther or later than; out of reach of; superior to; more than.
  15.   On the further side of.
  16.   On the farther side of; farther onward than; farther than any given limit; before, or at a place not yet reached; past, or out of reach of; above, or in a degree exceeding or surpassing. To go beyond, to exceed in ingenuity, in research, or in anything else; in a bad sense, to deceive or circumvent.
  17.   On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than.
  18.   At a distance; at the further side; out of reach; above : to go beyond, to surpass.
  19.   Further away; at a distance; yonder.

Antonyms for beyond

betwixt, Amid, between.

Quotes of beyond

  1. My research, even before 1972, moved in directions beyond those cited for the Nobel Memorial Prize. Most of it, in one way or another, deals with information as an economic variable, both as to its production and as to its use. – Kenneth Joseph Arrow
  2. I think that those elements- light and sound- are beyond democratic. They're into the creative part of life. – Ornette Coleman
  3. To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short. – Confucius
  4. Any poet, if he is to survive beyond his 25th year, must alter; he must seek new literary influences; he will have different emotions to express. – T. S. Eliot
  5. Full surely there is a blessedness beyond the grave for those who have already entered on it here, and in no other form than that wherein they know it here, at any moment. – Johann Gottlieb Fichte
  6. Music has no subject beyond the combinations of notes we hear, for music speaks not only by means of sounds, it speaks nothing but sound. – Eduard Hanslick
  7. Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non -being. Most of them run up and down only on this side of the river. But those who when they know the law follow the path of the law, they shall reach the other shore and go beyond the realm of death. – Horace
  8. The worlds I paint leave a lot to engage the imagination by hinting at what lies beyond the four edges of the painting. I think getting beyond the four edges of an opportunity or challenge is one of the basic skills you need in business. – Thomas Kinkade
  9. No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience. – John Locke
  10. We put people of concern on the watch list or the no -fly list, so we have a number of layers of security beyond the airport checkpoint. We gather as much information about a passenger as the law allows without profiling. – John Pistole
  11. I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos. – Sun Ra
  12. God... a being whose only definition is that he is beyond man's power to conceive. – Ayn Rand
  13. Everyone seems to be in a kind of accelerated time mode that is beyond their own control. – Terry Riley
  14. A primary function of art and thought is to liberate the individual from the tyranny of his culture in the environmental sense and to permit him to stand beyond it in an autonomy of perception and judgment. – Beverly Sills
  15. Playing live for a good cause is something I like to do. I like the response of the Indian people, I like their depth and the way they look beyond the surface of things. – Jeremy Spencer

Usage examples for beyond

  1. “ I only thought you looked as if you might have changed your mind; and in such a night as this, beyond a doubt, bed is the best place for everybody that has got one to go to." ” – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  2. Ah, said Mr. Tomkins, he's beyond me, Mr. Barly, beyond my means. ” – Autumn by Robert Nathan
  3. “ I thank you beyond words for what you have done, and you need not fear for me. ” – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  4. The two men had taken the Devizes road out of Lavington, and beyond that nothing was known of them. ” – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  5. “ " We thought you might know somewhat concerning him," I added stupidly, for by the surprise, and even the fear, exhibited by this man I might have known beyond a peradventure that he was all ignorant of what had occurred. ” – The Minute Boys of York Town by James Otis
  6. Beyond were two other horses, only three in all. ” – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  7. But I think mine's beyond anything. ” – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  8. Victor saw that he was not looking at the letter, but through it and beyond – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  9. Your father has made me rich beyond anything I could possibly have expected from him. ” – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  10. Beyond it, you are what she calls you! ” – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  11. We worked for peace up to the last moment, and beyond the last moment. ” – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  12. “ " If you knew what I know," he said, looking beyond her and shrugging his shoulders, " it would be easy to discuss! ” – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  13. Why, is not all that's past beyond your help? ” – A King, and No King by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
  14. Do you think him beyond further effort? ” – Men in the Making by Ambrose Shepherd
  15. By that time Ezra hoped to be beyond the reach of all danger. ” – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  16. The old lady was very glad to get the child beyond the reach of his father. ” – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  17. Well, he seemed to think they were beyond his means. ” – The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  18. But- But there is one beyond doubt- yes! ” – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  19. “ I don't know; they go back beyond him now and then. ” – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  20. “ I wish I did- then I should know that there is a beyond – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn

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