Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To fly beyond; fly faster than; pass or surpass by rapidity of flight; outdistance; escape by superior swiftness.
  • To fly out; come suddenly into view.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To surpass in flying; to fly beyond or faster than.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive to fly better or faster than.

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