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outwalk

[out-wawk]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to outdo in walking; walk faster or farther than.
  2. to walk beyond: to outwalk the lights of the city.
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Origin of outwalk

First recorded in 1620–30; out- + walk
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Examples from the Web for outwalk

Historical Examples

  • She had been trying to outwalk her thoughts, and failed—the odds were against her.

    Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3)

    Frederick William Robinson

  • He could outwalk and outrun and outride any of his companions.

    George Washington, Vol. I

    Henry Cabot Lodge

  • His companions, not being so cunning as he, and knowing they could outwalk him, readily consented to this arrangement.

  • Tess beat up the long hill still faster; but she could not outwalk them without exciting notice.

  • When in the wilderness, he could outride or outwalk his guides, and could press on when hunger made his companions flag wearily.

    The Long White Cloud

    William Pember Reeves