exceeding or surpassing usual limits especially in excellence
far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree;
"a night of exceeding darkness"
"an exceptional memory"
"olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"
"the young Mozart's prodigious talents"
What is it that makes Guilin a place of such surpassing scenic beauty? 桂林山水为何这样美?
The gods left Olympus to honor the occasion with their presence, and Vulcan presented the bride with a necklace of surpassing brilliancy, his own workmanship. 奥林波斯山上的众神都来庆贺他们的婚礼。伏尔甘送给了新娘一串他亲手制作的项链，精美绝伦。