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  • v. To walk further than another

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To excel in walking; to leave behind in walking.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To walk further, longer, or faster than; leave behind in walking.


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out- +‎ walk


  • Now is it not a fact that man can outwalk the dog or horse?


  • It is prettier to watch the sailors marching with all the swaying elasticity of their bodies, and yet one receives the impression that, when it comes to the long killing hiking, the soldiers would easily outwalk their comrades of the sea.

    Mexico's Army and Ours

  • An American explorer described him as "a man of indomitable will, infinite resource, fearless"; another said that he could "outwalk and outhike and outexplore anybody else."

    Excerpt: The Lost City of Z by David Grann

  • Lord Fauntleroy, but I can outpack you, outwalk you, put you on your back, or lick you with my fists right now.


  • His face got bright red when he was angry or when he was working very hard, and he could outwalk just about everyone in the platoon.


  • I finally outwalk them, and they zip back in the car to the finish line.

    Race Report: Ironman New Zealand 2008

  • I admit usually it is pedophiles who are angry that I write negative things about them, so that many someones are SO concerned that I will, what hunt them down in an electric chair you can outwalk?

    Beth's insecurity day: A postcard upon thee!

  • She could outwalk most humans, she reminded herself, not to mention outrun them.

    City of Ashes

  • And although it was warm — the air lifeless and lethargic — he walked fast, thinking, and perspiring as he did so, as though he were seeking to outwalk and outthink or divert some inner self that preferred to be still and think.

    An American Tragedy

  • The Ear Taker was short, but it was agreed that he could outwalk anyone in the band.

    The Berrybender Narratives


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