beyond **** be·yond

beyond **** be·yond
[bɪ'jɒnd]
1. prep
(in place, time) al di là di, (further than) più in là di, (exceeding) al di là di, al di sopra di, (apart from) oltre a

I heard footsteps beyond the door — ho sentito dei passi oltre la porta

the wheat fields and the mountains beyond ... — i campi di grano e le montagne più in là...

beyond my reach — fuori della mia portata

it would be unwise to delay it beyond 2008 — sarebbe poco saggio rimandarlo oltre il 2008

it's (almost) beyond belief — è incredibile

that job is beyond him — quel lavoro è al di sopra delle sue capacità

it's beyond me why ... — non arriverò mai a capire perché...

that's beyond a joke — questo non è più uno scherzo

beyond doubt — senza dubbio

beyond repair — irreparabile

2. adv
più oltre, più in là, più avanti

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  • Beyond — Be*yond , prep. [OE. biyonde, bi[yogh]eonde, AS. begeondan, prep. and adv.; pref. be + geond yond, yonder. See {Yon}, {Yonder}.] 1. On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than. [1913 Webster] Beyond that flaming… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beyond sea — Beyond Be*yond , prep. [OE. biyonde, bi[yogh]eonde, AS. begeondan, prep. and adv.; pref. be + geond yond, yonder. See {Yon}, {Yonder}.] 1. On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than. [1913 Webster] Beyond that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beyond — Be*yond , adv. Further away; at a distance; yonder. [1913 Webster] Lo, where beyond he lyeth languishing. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beyond — be|yond1 [ bı jand ] function word *** Beyond can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun): the world beyond the prison wall as an adverb (without a following noun): The empire extended to the Danube River and beyond.… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Yond — Yond, adv. & a. [OE. yond, [yogh]ond, [yogh]eond, through, beyond, over, AS. geond, adv. & prep.; cf. Goth. jaind thither. [root]188. See {Yon}, a.] Yonder. [Obs.] Yond in the garden. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beyond — O.E. begeondan beyond, from the farther side, from BE (Cf. be ) by, here probably indicating position, + geond yonder (prep.); see YOND (Cf. yond). A compound not found elsewhere in Germanic …   Etymology dictionary

  • yond — O.E. geond (adv., prep.) beyond, yonder, related to geon (see YON (Cf. yon)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • yond — I. ˈyänd, ˈyȯnd, ˈyənd adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English geond; akin to Gothic jaind to that place, Old English geon, adjective, yonder more at yon archaic : yonder II …   Useful english dictionary

  • To go beyond — Beyond Be*yond , prep. [OE. biyonde, bi[yogh]eonde, AS. begeondan, prep. and adv.; pref. be + geond yond, yonder. See {Yon}, {Yonder}.] 1. On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than. [1913 Webster] Beyond that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beyond — beyondness, n. /bee ond , bi yond /, prep. 1. on, at, or to the farther side of: Beyond those trees you ll find his house. 2. farther on than; more distant than: beyond the horizon; beyond the sea. 3. outside the understanding, limits, or reach… …   Universalium

  • beyond — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, preposition & adverb, from Old English begeondan, from be + geondan beyond, from geond yond more at yond Date: before 12th century 1. on or to the farther side ; farther 2. in addition ; besides II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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