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outleap

[out-leep]
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verb (used with object), out·leaped or out·leapt, out·leap·ing.
  1. to leap ahead of or over.
  2. to surpass in leaping.
verb (used without object), out·leaped or out·leapt, out·leap·ing.
  1. to leap forth.

Origin of outleap

First recorded in 1590–1600; out- + leap
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Historical Examples

  • The outleap of fury in the dagger-thrust had evidently exhausted him.

    Romola

    George Eliot

  • This is what one wishes for Mordax—that his heart and brain should restrain the outleap of roar and talons.