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I knew her for my equal mentally; in so many things she was beyond comparison cleverer than I; her courage outwent mine.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
The zest, the fun, the excitement Sigurd infused into our human humdrum outwent all expectation.
And the people saw them going, and many knew them, and they ran together there on foot from all the cities, and outwent them.
HIS LIFEWILLIAM E. BARTON, THEODORE G. SOARES, SYDNEY STRONG
To be addressed in that style by a great burly thief of an English skin-buyer, outwent all comprehension.
Indeed, we cannot say that at all points Shakspere outwent his guide.
MONTAIGNE AND SHAKSPEREJOHN M. ROBERTSON
And these three savages outwent all of us in longing to see their homes again.
THE MAID OF SKERRICHARD DODDRIDGE BLACKMORE
His religious sympathies, however, outwent all sectarian limits.
REMINISCENCES, 1819-1899JULIA WARD HOWE.
They met all together in the creek where the two brigantines were which outwent their fellows.
The worst of it for these girls was that their likeness to one another outwent that of ordinary twinship.
WHEN GHOST MEETS GHOSTWILLIAM FREND DE MORGAN
The intensity of this mother's and daughter's ignorance of one another outwent the powers of mere language to tell.
WHEN GHOST MEETS GHOSTWILLIAM FREND DE MORGAN

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