Examples of outrun in a Sentence
The rabbit had no chance of outrunning the dogs.
His motorcycle could outrun any car on the road.
Recent Examples of outrun from the Web
Shaw is fast enough to outrun defenders in the open field.
Petersen noted that the MV Seabourn Spirit was attacked in 2005, but that the ship outran the pirates, who were unable to get close enough to board.
Even as contestants were heaved from horses and outrun by calves, spectators whooped and clapped in a sign of support.
Even though the T. Rex couldn't outrun a cheetah, its enormous body and frightening roar would be no match for most humans.
The article also said don't do anything stupid or Tom Cruise movie-like, such as getting in your car and try to outrun the radioactive fallout.
Dominique Morisseau’s passionate but frustratingly unresolved play about a family struggling to outrun social prophecy.
The Posen native outran Bill Serviss in a torrid side-by-side battle over the first several laps, then held off Tim Stewart at the finish.
Our elders have spent too much time trying to outrun our past.
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