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verb [transitive] outrun pronunciation in British English /ˌaʊtˈrʌn/
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present tense
present participleoutrunning
past tenseoutran
past participleoutrun
  1. 1
    to run faster than someone else
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    1. a.
      to avoid getting caught by moving faster than someone who is chasing you
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  2. 2
    to develop or increase more quickly than something else

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