outstand

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verb out·stand \ˌau̇t-ˈstand\

Definition of outstand

outstood

play \ˌau̇t-ˈstu̇d\;

outstanding

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to endure beyond I have outstood my time — William Shakespeare

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  stand out

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1571



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