- prep.在/向…上面; 超过; （因善良或诚实正直而）不至于
- adv.在/向上面; 超过; 前文
The mountain rises 6000 feet above sea level.
In this matter we must place the common cause above all else.
He towers above his fellow students in mathematical ability.
He is above meanness and deceit.
The water came above our knees.
The post office is four squares above.
Health is above wealth.
He is above flattery.
The rock thrust 200 feet above the water.
He had some repairs to pay for over and above the cost of the car.
You pay her a few compliments and she immediately rises above herself.
This last old man loved me above the measure of a father, nay, godded me indeed.
这最后一位老人比父亲还要疼爱我; 不, 简直把我当成神.
There was a dull red glow in the night sky above the steelworks.
In the Antarctic, the temperature rarely rises above freezing point.
These are the instructions from above.
He towered above his contemporaries.
Seabirds flocked above our heads.
After a little while , the moon lifted itself above the eastern hills.
He does get above himself sometimes.
The skylight will provide good illumination from above.
The seagulls were wheeling in the air above the ship.
A colonel is three steps above a captain.
the exaltation of emotion above logical reasoning
The President should stand above party politics.
50 metres above sea level
As Downing claims, and as we noted above, reading is best established when the child has an intimate knowledge of the language.
He had to have one leg amputated above the knee.
The policemen admitted beating the student, but said they were acting on orders from above.
She wore a checked shirt tied in a knot above the navel.
Apart from the specific trends highlighted above, which cause some investors to worry, the report portrays an overall optimism borne by the recent healthy real-estate upcycle and improving economy.
Even if that's the case, though, the above findings are still striking.
Apart from the specific trends highlighted above, which cause some investors to worry, the report portrays an overall optimism borne by the recent healthy real-estate "upcycle" and improving economy.
2017年6月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section C
As the water is pumped out, the vacant space left is compacted by the weight of the earth above.
2018年12月四级真题（第一套）阅读 Section C
Beginning in the late sixteenth century, it became fashionable for young aristocrats to visit Paris, Venice, Florence, and above all, Rome, as the culmination ( ' , 终极) of their classical education.
That statement comes not, as you might imagine, from a stereotypical tree-hugging, save-the-world greenie ( ' , 环保主义者), but from Gordon Brown, a politician with a reputation for rigour, thoroughness and above all, caution.
It is building its second ice-breaking ship and setting up research drilling operations on an ice dome 13,422 feet above sea level that is one of the planet's coldest places.
The God caused the rock to grow and to lift the girls far above the ground, while its sides were scored by the claws of the angry bears.
Even today, says the legend, the girls can be seen above the towering rock as seven shining stars in the night sky.
have placed religious beliefs above party politicshave bridged the gap between the rich and the pooroffer poor children more chances to climb the social laddersuffer from higher levels of racial and economic segregationFamily structure.
All the forecasts, plans, and anticipations cited above have failed so miserably because their authors and promoters thought the transitions they hoped to implement would proceed unlike all previous energy transitions, and that their progress could be accelerated in an unprecedented manner.
However,while talking is largely subconscious and rapid, writing is deliberate and slow, Over time,writers took advantage of this and started crafting long-winded sentences such as this one:The whole engagement lasted above 12 hours, till the gradual retreat of the Persians was changed into a disorderly flight, of which the shameful example was given by the principal leaders and……" No one talks like that casually — or should
But economists who study the relationship between money and happiness have consistently found that, above a certain income, the two do not reliably correlate.
Question: My ninth-grade art teacher doesn't give any grade above 94% because, she says, "There's always room for improvement.
Altitude sickness usually begins when a climber goes above 8000 or 9000 feet.
Raise their heads above the water.
As noted above, indifferent relationships may not always be the most helpful approach in resolving some of the issues that pop up at work.
2019年6月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section C
As Vaclav Smil points out, "All the forecasts, plans, and anticipations cited above have failed so miserably because their authors and promoters thought the transitions they hoped to implement would proceed unlike all previous energy transitions, and that
2015年12月六级真题（第一套）阅读 Section B
Beginning in the late sixteenth century, it became fashionable for young aristocrats to visit Paris, Venice,Florence, and above all, Rome, as the culmination (终极) of their classical education.
2017年6月六级真题（第二套）阅读 Section C
Even the children who had above average self-control as pre-schoolers could have benefited from more self-control training.
2016年6月六级真题（第一套）听力 Section C
Joseph says his products are priced 10-20% above organic versions, but depending on the product chosen, compared to non-organic conventional yogurt, consumers could pay a premium of 30-50% or more for grass-fed.
2019年12月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
Just like drones before them, miniature satellites are beginning to fundamentally transform our conceptions of who gets to do what up above our heads.
2019年6月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
That statement comes not, as you might imagine, from a stereotypical tree-hugging, save-the-world greenie 环保主义者, but from Gordon Brown, a politician with a reputation for rigour, thoroughness and above all, caution.
2016年6月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
The liquid is maintained above its melting point until steam is required, at which point the liquid is allowed to turn back into a solid, releasing its stored energy.
2018年12月六级真题（第二套）听力 Section C
They're primarily designed for Low Earth Orbit(LEO) an easily accessible region of space from around 200 to 800 miles above Earth, where human-tended missions like the Hubble Space Telescope and the International Space Station(ISS) hang out.
2019年6月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
Above 4, 000 meters is the highland desert: gravel (砾石), stones and rocks.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 完形填空 原文
An engineer named Ellis Chesbrough convinced the city that it had no choice but to build the pipes above ground and then cover them with dirt.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
As one would expect, his writing is mostly clear and, to be fair, some chapters stand out above the rest.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
But above all, we want to spend some time with you and your family.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
For football and basketball, adding talented players to a team proves a good method, but only up to the point where 70% of the players are top talent; above that level, the team's performance begins to decline.
2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文
If those island nations not far above sea level are to survive, the maximum temperature rise, since the start of the industrial age, should be 0.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
It ran for just under seven kilometers and allowed people to avoid terrible crowds on the roads above as they travelled to and from word.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文
No area was spared or unaffected, from the foggy northern coast to the Sierra Nevada mountains to the San Gabriels above Los Angeles.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
One thing is for certain—Larry went above and beyond the call of duty by getting so close to the burning vehicle! His efforts most likely saved the woman's life.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文
Rising above self and acting to help others.
2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
She had good grades and could read above grade level, but she did not like to read.
2016年高考英语四川卷 完形填空 原文
The card above is an invitation.
2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设
The city planners were convinced by Ellis Chesbrough to build the pipes above ground.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
The dark cloud above one of the world's toughest criminal neighbourhoods simply disappeared for a few days.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The low point of the sheet must be centered directly over, and no more than three inches above, the cup.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
They believe, for example, that their employees need constant supervision if they are to work effectively, or that decisions must be imposed from above without consultation.
2016年高考英语上海卷 完形填空 原文
Tomorrow will start off dry and bright in most areas, with temperatures slightly above normal for this time of year.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 听力 原文
The only American public-sector workers who earn well above $250,000 a year are university sports coaches and the president of the United States.
When public opinion is particularly polarised, as it was following the end of the Franco regime, monarchs can rise above “mere” politics and “embody” a spirit of national unity.
Rested in the Pacific Ocean, Mauna Kea’s peak rises above the bulk of our planet’s dense atmosphere, where conditions allow telescopes to obtain images of unsurpassed clarity.
A "town of culture" could be not just about the arts but about honoring a town's peculiarities-helping sustain its high street, supporting local facilities and above all celebrating its people and turn it into action.
2020年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
A report last year pointed out that the costs both of subscriptions and of these "article preparation costs" had been steadily rising at a rate above inflation.
2020年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
Above all, they would hope to study a fundamental question: Are humans actually aware of the world they live in?
2009年考研真题（英语一）完形填空 Section Ⅰ
Having said all of the above, it's important to add that we shouldn't try too hard to be happy.
2016年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
It can't when so many more employers have so much more access to so much more above average cheap foreign labor, cheap robotics, cheap software, cheap automation and cheap genius.
2013年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
Rested in the Pacific Ocean, Mauna Kea's peak rises above the bulk of our planet's dense atmosphere, where conditions allow telescopes to obtain Images of unsurpassed clarity.
2017年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
Social psychologists have amassed oceans of research into what they call the "above average effect", or "illusory superiority".
2014年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
The only American public-sector workers who earn well above $250, 000 a year are university sports coaches and the president of the United States.
2012年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
This figure is now 830, 000 above its year ago level.
2015年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
We still have the imaginative capacity to rise above temptation and reverse the high-speed trend.
2013年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
When public opinion is particularly polarized, as it was following the end of the Franco regime, monarchs can rise above "mere" politics and "embody" a spirit of national unity.
2015年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ收起真题例句
1. appearing earlier in the same text;
"flaws in the above interpretation"
1. at an earlier place;
2. in or to a place that is higher
above all (else)
more so than anything else
he was concerned above all to speak the truth.
branches rained from above.
not be above over and above
be capable of stooping to (an unworthy act)
he was not above practical jokes.
above, on, over
推击球 上旋球 之上
地上敷设 above-ground installation