outride

verb
out·​ride | \ ˌau̇t-ˈrīd How to pronounce outride (audio) \
outrode\ ˌau̇t-​ˈrōd How to pronounce outride (audio) \; outridden\ ˌau̇t-​ˈri-​dᵊn How to pronounce outride (audio) \; outriding\ ˌau̇t-​ˈrī-​diŋ How to pronounce outride (audio) \

Definition of outride

 (Entry 1 of 2)

transitive verb

1 : to ride better, faster, or farther than : outstrip
2 : to ride out (a storm)

outride

noun
out·​ride | \ ˈau̇t-ˌrīd How to pronounce outride (audio) \

Definition of outride (Entry 2 of 2)

: an unstressed syllable or group of syllables added to a foot in sprung rhythm but not counted in the scansion

First Known Use of outride

Verb

1530, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1880, in the meaning defined above

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“Outride.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outride. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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