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outstrip

out·strip

outstrip

 
 
pronunciation:
aUt strIp
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: outstripped, outstripping, outstrips
definition 1: to go faster or farther than; outrun.
synonyms:
distance, outdistance, outrun, surpass
similar words:
lap, outplay, overhaul, overtake
definition 2: to exceed or surpass.
The new machine easily outstripped the old one in speed and efficiency.
synonyms:
better, exceed, excel, surpass, top, transcend
similar words:
beat, best, cap, eclipse, outclass, outdo, overcome
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