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Pronunciation: /syʀmɔ̃te/

Translation of surmonter in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (être placé au-dessus de) être surmonté de quelque chose
    to be topped ou surmounted by something
    un dôme surmonte la tour
    the tower is topped ou surmounted by a dome

also: se surmonter verbe pronominal

  • (se dépasser) les déceptions/problèmes se surmontent
    disappointments/problems can be overcome
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