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ˌaʊtˈstrɪpout·strip

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperformverb

    be or do something to a greater degree

    "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"

  2. outdistance, outstrip, distanceverb

    go far ahead of

    "He outdistanced the other runners"

GCIDE

  1. Outstripverb

    To exceed in development or performance; to surpass in any competition; to outdo; to outpace.

Wiktionary

  1. outstripverb

    To outrun or leave behind.

    We quickly outstripped the amateur runners.

  2. outstripverb

    To exceed, excel or surpass.

    This year's production has already outstripped last year's.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outstrip

    owt-strip′, v.t. to outrun: to leave behind: to escape beyond one's reach.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outstrip in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outstrip in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of outstrip in a Sentence

  1. Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks:

    In the context of a pandemic, we expect demand to far outstrip supply and the lower the dose the more people we expect to be able to protect.

  2. Chief Executive Ryan Popple:

    We’re starting to outstrip the market requirement in terms of what city buses actually do.

  3. Stewart B. Johnson:

    Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves -- to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.

  4. Kathryn Masterson:

    The persistence of this drought has begun to outstrip the tools utilities typically use to manage the state's hydrological cycles.

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  • overvleugelen, overtreffenDutch
  • опередить, опережатьRussian

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