HyperDic: outstrip

English > 2 senses of the word outstrip:
VERBcompetitionoutstrip, surpass, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperformbe or do something to a greater degree
motionoutstrip, outdistance, distancego far ahead of
outstrip > pronunciation
Soundsawtstrih'p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > outstrip: 2 senses > verb 1, competition
MeaningBe or do something to a greater degree.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymssurpass, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform
Narrowerbetter, breakSurpass in excellence
out-herodSurpass someone in cruelty or evil
outbraveBe braver than
outdrawDraw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight
outfoxoutdo someone in trickery
outgrowGrow faster than
outmarchmarch longer distances and for a longer time than
outpaceSurpass in speed
outrangeHave a greater range than (another gun / gun)
outroarroar louder than
outsailSail faster or better than
outsellsell more than others
outsellBe sold more often than other, similar products
outshineattract more attention and praise than others
outshout, outcryshout louder than
outwearlast / last longer than others
outweighBe heavier than
outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, circumventBeat through cleverness and wit
shameSurpass or beat by a wide margin
Broaderbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquishCome out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Spanishaventajar, exceder, sobrepasar, sobrepujar, superar
Catalanavantatjar, excedir, sobrepassar, sobrepujar, superar
English > outstrip: 2 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaninggo far ahead of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsoutdistance, distance
Broaderleave behinddepart / depart and not take along
Spanishdejar atrás, distanciar, sobrepasar, superar
Catalandistanciar-se, distanciar

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