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above and beyond

Definitions

  1. . in addition to

Example Sentences Including 'above and beyond'

And suddenly the uneconomic nuke plant takes on a value above and beyond what its electricity is worth alone.
Edmonton Sun (2003)
But above and beyond all the rest of us, my mum loved her grandson.
Tony Parsons MAN AND WIFE (2002)
But she needed to see him, needed to above and beyond her pride and her renewed fears.
Appiganesi, Lisa Dreams of Innocence
Great selection and Lin (customer service) went above and beyond.
New Scientist (2005)
It's above and beyond the usual lawyer-client line of action.
Wood, Ted Snowjob
My publishers continue to show patience above and beyond the call of duty.
Tom Cannon Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice
Pechiney, by contrast, buys and sells product above and beyond that used for its own operations, creating a low-margin business.
Globe and Mail (2003)
There's a hard brute force in the middle range; above and beyond the voice is ugly and pinched.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)

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