What does the word exceeding mean?

Usage examples for exceeding

  1. " Speak of an angel and you see his wings," said she, with exceeding politeness. – Christian's Mistake by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  2. When she had sat some time, the exceeding stillness of the form beside her began to fill her heart with a gentle awe. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  3. She had no business to be exceeding the speed limit. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester