simple past tense of outrun.
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verb (used with object), outran, outrun, outrunning.
to run faster or farther than.
to escape by or as if by running: They managed to outrun the police.
to exceed; excel; surpass.

1520–30; out + run

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outrun (ˌaʊtˈrʌn)
vb , -runs, -running, -ran, -run
1.  to run faster, farther, or better than
2.  to escape from by or as if by running
3.  to go beyond; exceed

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Example sentences
But at other times vehicles outran even their radio connections.
The smaller game taking over the continent simply outran them.
His expenses consistently outran his allowance from his father's estate, setting up a lifelong pattern of bad money management.
However, increased housing costs outran wages for lower income residents.
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