Definition of transcendence in English:


Syllabification: tran·scend·ence
Pronunciation: /tranˈsendəns
(also transcendency /sī/)


  • Existence or experience beyond the normal or physical level: the possibility of spiritual transcendence in the modern world
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    • They are the inability to distinguish between transcendence in fact and transcendence in illusion.
    • In science fiction there can be no inexplicable marvels, no transcendences, no devils or demons.
    • Enough to raise themselves to the same level of transcendence.
    excellence, supremacy, incomparability, matchlessness, peerlessness, magnificence
    rare paramountcy

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