from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To mount over; to go higher than; to rise above.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To mount over; to go higher than; to rise above.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To surmount; go higher than.
- n. In framing or mounting pictures to be covered with glass, a piece of stiff paper or board cut to correspond with the margin of the engraving or picture to be mounted, and laid upon the picture to separate its surface from the glass in the frame; a mat.
over- + mount. Compare surmount. (Wiktionary)