Rounding the base of one of the hills an ore-dump broke into view, surmounted by a derrick.
It was surmounted by the figure of a female head covered with a conical cap.
Nothing but two hundred feet of easy snow remained to be surmounted.
Indeed, although this danger was surmounted, how many remained to be conquered!
The long walk terminates in a massive gate with stone pillars, surmounted by eagles.
Most of them are surmounted by bright-coloured cupolas and minarets.
Shall I not tell you that a feeling which surmounted my apprehensions of discovery chained me to the armoury?
Difficulties of a formidable character had to be surmounted.
Yonder stood an inlaid cabinet, surmounted by a crystal mirror and some wonders of Murano glass.
The first barrier to be surmounted on this side was at the Pot-Ash.