outdistance

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verb out·dis·tance \ˌau̇t-ˈdis-tən(t)s\

Definition of outdistance

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to go far ahead of (as in a race) :  outstrip

Examples of outdistance in a sentence

  1. She easily outdistanced the other runners.

  2. This television outdistances all others in the number of sales.

1857

First Known Use of outdistance

1857


OUTDISTANCE Defined for English Language Learners

outdistance

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verb out·dis·tance \ˌau̇t-ˈdis-tən(t)s\

Definition of outdistance for English Language Learners

  • : to go far ahead of or beyond (someone or something)


OUTDISTANCE Defined for Kids

outdistance

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verb out·dis·tance \au̇t-ˈdi-stəns\

Definition of outdistance for Students

outdistanced

outdistancing

  1. :  to go far ahead of (as in a race)



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