Sentence Examples

  • She couldn't outrun it - in any condition, and it could climb a tree as fast as she could.
  • We can't outrun him.
  • The railway still delivered 30,000 men a month at Mukden, and Japan had for a time outrun her resources.
  • Rapidly falling temperature must (and visibly does) produce furious motions which wholly outrun mere restoration of statical balance.
  • That the emperor had an honest and soldierly satisfaction in his own well-doing is clear; but if he had had anything like the vanity of a Domitian, the senate, ever eager to outrun a ruler's taste for flattery, would never have kept within such moderate bounds.

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