Definition of above


  • appearing earlier in the same text; "flaws in the above interpretation".


  • at an earlier place; "see above". Synonyms: supra. Antonyms: below.
  • in or to a place that is higher. Synonyms: higher up, in a higher place, to a higher place. Antonyms: below.


  • an earlier section of a written text; "for instructions refer to the above".

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Rhymes with above

dove, glove, love, shove, thereof.

Start with above

aboves, aboveboard, aboveground.

End with above


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  • above is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • above is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
  • above is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 12 points
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