outmarch

verb
out·​march | \ ˌau̇t-ˈmärch How to pronounce outmarch (audio) \
outmarched; outmarching; outmarches

Definition of outmarch

transitive verb

: to surpass in marching : to outdo in speed or endurance on the march Moreover, encumbered with the prisoners, wagons, and supplies captured in Princeton, the American army for once could not be expected to outmarch its pursuers.— Virginia Kays Creesy

First Known Use of outmarch

1629, in the meaning defined above

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“Outmarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outmarch. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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