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overhauling

verb
present participle of overhaul

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to move fast enough to get even with
  • in the final moments of the race, the horse in the rear sped forward at a furious pace and overhauled the horse that had been leading

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“Overhauling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overhauling. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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