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Definition of outrun verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outrun
    he / she / it outruns
    past simple outran
    past participle outrun
    -ing form outrunning
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  1. 1outrun somebody/something to run faster or further than someone or something He couldn't outrun his pursuers.
  2. 2outrun something to develop faster than something synonym outstrip Demand for the new model is outrunning supply.
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