But almost at once it became plain that we were out-distanced.
Manuel Lisa had out-distanced all his competitors in the fur trade.
As the time went on, he began to hope that he had out-distanced his pursuers.
He had been wounded again by a spear, thrown by one who had out-distanced the others, but he had managed to shoot the thrower.
Later, when he had out-distanced the other creature, he would drop down again to safer levels.
The sergeant mounted upon the swift-footed Selim out-distanced his companion, and single-handed cut down two of the foe.
Gradually we out-distanced the enemy, the Cavalry Brigade keeping him back.
And by concentrating his skill on one particular branch, he out-distanced the whole of the college-tutored doctors, far and near.
This increased still more when it was learned that he had out-distanced all the others, his jump being over eighty feet.
A score of figures were dancing there, and shouting derisively at the out-distanced American tug.