above

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Sense: Preposition: over
Synonyms:
over , higher than, on top of, atop, on , upon, up above
Sense: Preposition: superior in rank to
Synonyms:
superior , ahead of, higher up than, higher than, senior to
Sense: Preposition: immune to
Synonyms:
immune to, beyond , not subject to, free from, not susceptible to, insusceptible to, not liable to, not vulnerable to, exempt from
Sense: Preposition: in preference to
Synonyms:
in preference to, over , before , rather than, instead of, more than
Sense: Preposition: greater than
Synonyms:
greater than, over , more than, higher than, beyond , exceeding, in excess of, surpassing
Sense: Adverb: overhead
Synonyms:
overhead , high up, up high, on high, in the sky, up in the sky, in the heavens
Sense: Adjective: referring to something earlier
Synonyms:
previous , previously mentioned, prior , aforementioned , aforesaid, preceding, former , earlier, foregoing , above-stated
Antonyms:
below , after , following , next
Sense: Noun: heaven
Synonyms:
heaven , sky , kingdom come, paradise , the heavens above
Antonyms:
hell , the underworld, purgatory, limbo, Hades

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