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outride

[v. out-rahyd; n. out-rahyd] /v. ˌaʊtˈraɪd; n. ˈaʊtˌraɪd/
verb (used with object), outrode, outridden, outriding.
1.
to outdo or outstrip in riding.
2.
(of a ship) to come safely through (a storm) by lying to.
verb (used without object), outrode, outridden, outriding.
3.
to act as an outrider.
noun
4.
Prosody. an unaccented syllable or syllables added to a metrical foot, especially in sprung rhythm.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; out- + ride
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British Dictionary definitions for outrides

outride

verb (transitive) (ˌaʊtˈraɪd) -rides, -riding, -rode, -ridden
1.
to outdo by riding faster, farther, or better than
2.
(of a vessel) to ride out (a storm)
noun (ˈaʊtˌraɪd)
3.
(prosody, rare) an extra unstressed syllable within a metrical foot
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