from The Century Dictionary.

  • To advance so as to pass in going; go faster than; outgo; exceed in quickness.


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  • And that is that the president has continued -- and of course, Al Gore was part of the team -- continued to outdistance them, to outmove them every step along the way, whether it was in Donorgate with campaign finance and the failure of Clinton's attorney general to appoint an independent counsel, or later with impeachment or all the many other scandals.

    CNN Transcript Nov 22, 2000


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