outstand

outstand

[out-stand]
verb (used without object), outstood, outstanding.
1.
to be prominent.
verb (used with object), outstood, outstanding.
2.
to stay or remain beyond: to outstand the hour.

Origin:
1565–75; out- + stand

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outstand (ˌaʊtˈstænd)
 
vb , -stands, -standing, -stood
1.  (intr) to be outstanding or excel
2.  (intr) nautical to stand out to sea
3.  archaic (tr) to last beyond

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