Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To strike faster than.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To strike out; to strike faster than.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To surpass in striking; deal a harder or swifter blow than.
  • To strike out; mark out; cancel.

Etymologies

out- +‎ strike (Wiktionary)

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