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Definition of above:

  1. Higher.
  2. Overhead; in a higher place; before; on high; in heaven.
  3. Heaven: the aforesaid. Above all, before every other thing or consideration. Above the rest, in particular. Above the world, above the judgment of the world or dependence on it.
  4. Higher or superior in any respect; more in number, quantity, or degree; beyond; too proud for; too elevated in mind or rank.

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Examples of usage for above:

  1. Stout and strong paper, above, below and around, assist in saving it.
  2. " Such I desire above all things," I answered, " and I am deeply grateful for the offer."
  3. Begin at the upper part of the bird, just above the wings, scrape gradually down, and finish at the legs.

Quotes for above:

  1. Artists are, above all, men who want to become inhuman. - Guillaume Apollinaire
  2. They say that our sovereign is above his laws to his pleasure, and he may make it and break it as he pleases, without any distinction. The contrary is true, or else he should not have sworn to keep it. - Jack Cade
  3. How can a speck of a universe be physically identical to the great expanse we view in the heavens above? - Brian Greene
  4. Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish. - John Jakes
  5. There were shots of Kong pulling at my clothes, but only in horizontal and never from above. Never from above. - Fay Wray

Rhymes for above:

  1. belove, thereof.
  2. dove, glove, gov, love, of, shove.

Idioms for above:

  1. good heavens!, at heavens ( above)!
  2. marry above oneself
  3. above and beyond
  4. go above and beyond one's duty
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