Definition of Surmounter

1. Noun. Someone who overcomes and establishes ascendancy and control by force or persuasion.

Exact synonyms: Overcomer, Subduer
Generic synonyms: Controller, Restrainer
Derivative terms: Overcome, Subdue, Subdue



Definition of Surmounter

1. n. One who, or that which, surmounts.

Definition of Surmounter

1. Noun. One who, or that which, surmounts. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Surmounter

surly
surmark
surmarks
surmisable
surmisal
surmisals
surmise
surmised
surmiser
surmisers
surmises
surmising
surmount
surmountable
surmounted
surmounter (current term)
surmounters
surmounting
surmounts
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surname
surnamed
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surnames
surnaming
surnay
surnominal

Literary usage of Surmounter

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1. Elizabethan Critical Essays by George Gregory Smith (1904)
"These actions also are 25 most singular when they be most artificiall. In another respect we say arte is neither an aider nor a surmounter but onely a bare ..."

2. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1910)
"... satisfied With honor or dishonor; unto friends And unto foes alike in tolerance, Detached from undertakings,—he is named surmounter of the Qualities! ..."

3. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"Tori« above ; to conquer ; to overcome ; to «or* piss : to exceed. SURMOUNTABLE, (snr-mount'-tH) «. Conquerable ; superable. surmounter ..."

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