from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To stay longer than (another or others); overstay: guests who outstayed their welcome.
- transitive v. To show greater endurance than: She outstayed her opponents and won the race.
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- v. To stay beyond or longer than.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To stay beyond or longer than.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To stay longer than; overstay; remain beyond: as, to outstay one's welcome.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. stay too long
- v. surpass in staying power
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