- used for emphasizing that something is very extreme, usually in a way that is bad
I was sickened and shocked beyond description.
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beyond description — phrase used for emphasizing that something is very extreme, usually in a way that is bad I was sickened and shocked beyond description. Thesaurus: ways of emphasizing how bad something issynonym Main entry: description * * * to a great and… … Useful english dictionary
beyond description — to a great and astonishing extent. → description … English new terms dictionary
Beyond Description (1973–1989) — Infobox Album | Name = Beyond Description (1973 1989) Type = Compilation album Artist = Grateful Dead Released = October, 2004 Recorded = August 7, 1973 October 20, 1989 Genre = Country rock, Folk rock, Rock Length = Label = Rhino Records… … Wikipedia
description — [[t]dɪskrɪ̱pʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦♦ descriptions 1) N VAR: oft N of n A description of someone or something is an account which explains what they are or what they look like. Police have issued a description of the man who was aged between fifty and sixty … English dictionary
description — de|scrip|tion [ dı skrıpʃən ] noun *** count a statement about what someone or something is like: a brief description of the area give/provide/issue a description (of): Barry was unable to give police a description of his attacker. Police have… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
description — de|scrip|tion W2S2 [dıˈskrıpʃən] n [U and C] 1.) a piece of writing or speech that gives details about what someone or something is like ▪ Berlin sounds fascinating from your description. description of ▪ The writer began with a description of… … Dictionary of contemporary English
description — /dI skrIpSFn/ noun 1 (C, U) a piece of writing or speech that says what someone or something is like: Berlin sounds fascinating from your description. | detailed/accurate description: The police have issued a detailed description of the missing… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
description */*/*/ — UK [dɪˈskrɪpʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms description : singular description plural descriptions a) [countable] a statement about what someone or something is like a brief description of the area give/provide/issue a description (of): Barry was… … English dictionary
description — noun 1》 a spoken or written account of a person, object, or event. ↘the process of describing. 2》 a sort, kind, or class: people of any description. Phrases beyond description to a great and astonishing extent … English new terms dictionary
Beyond car forums — Beyond.ca is a Canadian automotive enthusiasts internet forum based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Beyond.ca was founded in 2002 by Shelton Kwan and Kenny Chan. In The News In 2007 Beyond.ca was at the center of a front page news story [Link to… … Wikipedia