adverb 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
adverb on the farther side from the observer
- a pond with a hayfield beyond
adverb in addition
- agreed to provide essentials but nothing beyond
, AS. begeondan
, prep. and adv.; pref. be-
yond, yonder. See Yon
- On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than.
Beyond that flaming hill.
- At a place or time not yet reached; before.
A thing beyond us, even before our death.
- Past, out of the reach or sphere of; further than; greater than; as, the patient was beyond medical aid; beyond one's strength.
- In a degree or amount exceeding or surpassing; proceeding to a greater degree than; above, as in dignity, excellence, or quality of any kind. "Beyond expectation."
Beyond any of the great men of my country.
Sir P. Sidney.
That no man go beyond and defraud his brother in any matter.
1 Thess. iv. 6.
- Further away; at a distance; yonder.
Lo, where beyond he lyeth languishing.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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