from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To ride faster, farther, or better than; outstrip.
- transitive v. To withstand successfully; ride out: outride a storm at sea.
- n. An unstressed syllable or cluster of syllables within a given metrical unit that is omitted from the scansion pattern in sprung rhythm.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A trip on a horse outside an enclosed area, a trip on a horse in the open.
- v. To ride (a horse, bicycle, etc.) better than (someone).
- v. To ride out (e.g. a storm).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To surpass in speed of riding; to ride beyond or faster than.
- n. A riding out; an excursion.
- n. A place for riding out.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To ride out.
- To ride before or beside a carriage as attendant; be an outrider.
- To pass in riding; ride faster than.
- n. A riding out; an excursion; also, a place for riding.
- n. The district of an outrider. See outrider .
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. ride better, faster, or further than
- v. hang on during a trial of endurance
N. coined by Gerard Manley Hopkins.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
out- + ride (Wiktionary)