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outlast

out·last

outlast

pronunciation:
aUt laest
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: outlasted, outlasting, outlasts
definition: to last or live longer than.
Somehow this farm outlasted all the others in the area.It was sorrowful for her to outlast her sons, all of whom had been killed in the war.
synonyms:
outlive, survive, weather
similar words:
endure, hold out, last, outwear, prevail
Word Parts
The word outlast contains the following part:
out- Old English prefix that means out, outside, outward; beyond, better, more