To surpass someone or something; to be better or do better than someone or something.
"I excelled everyone else with my exam results."
To be much better than others.
To exceed, to go beyond
abbreviation of accelerando
be exceptionally good at or proficient in an activity or subject
"she excelled at landscape painting"
perform exceptionally well
"the keeper excelled himself to keep out an Elliott header"
To go beyond or surpass in good qualities or laudable deeds; to outdo or outgo, in a good sense.
To exceed or go beyond; to surpass.
To surpass others in good qualities, laudable actions, or acquirements; to be distinguished by superiority; as, to excel in mathematics, or classics.
"She excelled in math"