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synonyms for outdistance

  • outclass
  • outdo
  • outpace
  • outperform
  • beat
  • best
  • better
  • exceed
  • outplay
  • overtake
  • pass
  • surpass
  • top
  • go beyond
  • go one better
  • leave behind
  • outhussle
  • win the race
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antonyms for outdistance

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  • fail
  • fall behind
  • lose
  • surrender
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How to use outdistance in a sentence

When escorting the bombers we had to fly as slowly as we could and weave back and forth so as to not outdistance them.
THE BIOGRAPHY OF A RABBITROY BENSON
Cleo asked a boy, who was trying to outdistance the bright red fire engine.
THE GIRL SCOUTS AT SEA CRESTLILLIAN GARIS
And then they got a guillemot which had its nest close by to fly beside them, while they tried to outdistance it by rowing.
ESKIMO FOLKTALESUNKNOWN
Chris's mood changed; his lazy fit passed away in a burning desire to emulate—not to say outdistance—his unknown rival.
THAT LITTLE BEGGARE. KING HALL
He walked smartly away, not only to outdistance the lodging-house keeper's voice, but because he was confused and disappointed.
SHEILA OF BIG WRECK COVEJAMES A. COOPER
He could not long outdistance such a runner as the Bishop, whose tremendous strides would surely overhaul him in the end.
WHERE THE BLUE BEGINSCHRISTOPHER MORLEY
Once they reached the summit, Kendrick felt sure they could outdistance their pursuers on the descent.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
Earlier, he had seemed to do all he could to spurn and outdistance the Wilmot with the Grayles-Grice.
THE LIGHTNING CONDUCTOR DISCOVERS AMERICAC. N. (CHARLES NORRIS) WILLIAMSON AND A. M. (ALICE MURIEL) WILLIAMSON
If the Eagle lives up to the reputation Jimmie has given her, we'll be able to outdistance them.
BOY SCOUTS MYSTERIOUS SIGNALG. HARVEY RALPHSON
Even the fawns are reputed to be able to outdistance Wolves in a chase that is not too prolonged.
THE BARREN GROUND CARIBOU OF KEEWATINFRANCIS HARPER
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WORDS RELATED TO OUTDISTANCE

  • beat
  • best
  • better
  • cap
  • dominate
  • eclipse
  • exceed
  • excel
  • go beyond
  • go one better
  • improve upon
  • outdistance
  • outdo
  • outhussle
  • outmatch
  • outpace
  • outperform
  • outplay
  • outrank
  • outrival
  • outrun
  • outshine
  • outstrip
  • pass
  • put to shame
  • rise above
  • surmount
  • top
  • tower
  • win the race
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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