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{adj: any, whatever, whatsoever} one or some or every or all without specification
"give me any peaches you don't want"
"not any milk is left"
"any child would know that"
"pick any card"
"any day now"
"cars can be rented at almost any airport"
"at twilight or any other time"
"beyond any doubt"
"need any help we can get"
"give me whatever peaches you don't want"
"no milk whatsoever is left"

{adj: atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, ugly} provoking horror
"an atrocious automobile accident"
"a frightful crime of decapitation"
"an alarming, even horrifying, picture"
"war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill
"an ugly wound"

{adj: curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rummy, singular} beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
"a curious hybrid accent"
"her speech has a funny twang"
"they have some funny ideas about war"
"had an odd name"
"the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"
"something definitely queer about this town"
"what a rum fellow"
"singular behavior"

{adj: external} happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface
"the external auditory canal"
"external pressures"
<-> internal

{adj: extreme} beyond a norm in views or actions
"an extreme conservative"
"an extreme liberal"
"extreme views on integration"
"extreme opinions"

{adj: extreme} far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree; to an utmost degree
"an extreme example"
"extreme temperatures"
"extreme danger"

{adj: farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, utmost, uttermost} (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order
"had traveled to the farthest frontier"
"don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"
"explored the furthest reaches of space"
"the utmost tip of the peninsula"

{adj: hopeless} (informal to emphasize how bad it is) beyond hope of management or reform
"she handed me a hopeless jumble of papers"
"he is a hopeless romantic"

{adj: immemorial} long past; beyond the limits of memory or tradition or recorded history
"time immemorial"

{adj: outside} originating or belonging beyond some bounds:"the outside world"
"outside interests"
"an outside job"

{adj: overheated} heated beyond a safe or desirable point
"the child became overheated"
"overheated metal"

{adj: preternatural, uncanny} surpassing the ordinary or normal
"Beyond his preternatural affability there is some acid andsome steel"- George Will
"his uncanny sense of direction"

{adj: untouchable} beyond the reach of criticism or attack or impeachment
"for the first time criticism was directed at a hitherto untouchable target"- Newsweek


{adv: beyond} 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"


{adv: overtime} beyond the regular time
"she often has to work overtime"

{n: Laffer curve} a graph purporting to show the relation between tax rates and government income; income increases as tax rates increase up to an optimum beyond which income declines

{n: Raskolnikov, Rodya Raskolnikov} a fictional character in Dostoevsky's novel `Crime and Punishment'; he kills old women because he believes he is beyond the bounds of good or evil

{n: demurrage} a charge required as compensation for the delay of a ship or freight car or other cargo beyond its scheduled time of departure

{n: demurrage} detention of a ship or freight car or other cargo beyond its scheduled time of departure

{n: difficulty} a condition or state of affairs almost beyond one's ability to deal with and requiring great effort to bear or overcome
"grappling with financial difficulties"

{n: overtime, extra time} playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie
<-> regulation time

{n: presidency, presidentship} the office and function of president
"Andrew Jackson expanded the power of the presidency beyond what was customary before his time"

{n: sally, sallying forth} a venture off the beaten path
"a sally into the wide world beyond his home"

{n: time immemorial, time out of mind} the distant past beyond memory

{n: transgression} the action of going beyond or overstepping some boundary or limit

{v: run, go, pass, lead, extend} stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope ; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
"Service runs all the way to Cranbury"
"His knowledge doesn't go very far"
"My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"
"The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"


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