The correct answer is surpass.
A. change appearance
B. cross over
The correct answer is (D) To surpass; to exceed. To rise above, or go beyond, the limits of; to exceed, outdo, or surpass (in degree, extent, excellence, etc.). To go beyond the range of human experience, reason, etc.
Transcend comes from Latin transcendere (to climb over)
Examples of use:
- His performance transcended all expectations.
- Her thoughtfulness transcends mere civility.