outdrive

play
verb out·drive \ˌau̇t-ˈdrīv\

Definition of outdrive

outdrove

play \ˌau̇t-ˈdrōv\;

outdriven

play \ˌau̇t-ˈdri-vən\;

outdriving

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to outdo or surpass in driving: such asa :  to drive a vehicle better or faster than … when a promising driver in a smaller-capacity car outdrives a rival in something bigger … — Marcus Pyeb golf :  to hit a longer drive than Alec Johnson's success on the golf course is simple—he hits the ball farther than anyone else. “I usually can outdrive everybody in my group when I play,” Johnson said. — Eric Mayer

  3. 2 :  to avoid or get beyond by driving fast tried to outdrive a flash flood

1665

First Known Use of outdrive

1665


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