Examples of outrun in a Sentence
The rabbit had no chance of outrunning the dogs.
His motorcycle could outrun any car on the road.
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The play that best epitomized the Titans’ third quarter surge and the Seahawks’ defensive lull: Running back DeMarco Murray romped 75 yards downfield and outran just about every Seahawks defensive player on his way to the end zone.
Lunch Guests While trying to outrun her challengers, May also needs to keep the support of rank-and-file Tory members of Parliament in order to stay in place.
The second was to Jack Coldiron, who caught a pass at midfield then outran his defender.
In Friday’s $2 million Distaff, Forever Unbridled ($9.40) outran Kentucky Oaks winner Abel Tasman for her third consecutive victory for trainer Dallas Stewart, who also won the 2001 Distaff with Unbridled Elaine.
The Colts got him on the perimeter and Mack did the rest, outrunning the defense down the sideline on runs of 16, 22 and 35 yards.
The Nez Perce bands outran the soldiers for three-and-a-half months.
Rumrunners used ships that could outrun the Coast Guard vessels to smuggle rum into the U.S. The Coast Guard was unable to stop them because the rumrunners got good at concealing their operations using coded radio messages.
Worried dad Travis Gonzalez grabbed his family, bundled everyone into the family SUV and outran Hurricane Irma.
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