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Verb (usu participle)


outrunv. t. 
     To exceed, or leave behind, in running; to run faster than; to outstrip; to go beyond.  [1913 Webster]
    "Your zeal outruns my wishes."  [1913 Webster]
    "The other disciple did outrun Peter, and came first to the sepulcher."  [1913 Webster]


outrun, v. & n.
--v.tr. (-running; past -ran; past part. -run)
1 a run faster or farther than. b escape from.
2 go beyond (a specified point or limit).
--n. Austral. a sheep-run distant from its homestead.



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VB transgress, surpass, pass, go beyond, go by, show in front, come to the front, shoot ahead of, steal a march upon, steal a gain upon, overstep, overpass, overreach, overgo, override, overleap, overjump, overskip, overlap, overshoot the mark, outstrip, outleap, outjump, outgo, outstep, outrun, outride, outrival, outdo, beat, beat hollow, distance, leave in the lurch, leave in the rear, throw into the shade, exceed, transcend, surmount, soar, encroach, trespass, infringe, trench upon, entrench on, intrench on, strain, stretch a point, strain a point, cross the Rubicon.

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