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outclimb

[ out-klahym ]
/ 藢a蕣t藞kla瑟m /
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verb (used with object), out路climbed or (Archaic) out路clomb; out路climbed or (Archaic) out路clomb; out路climb路ing.
to surpass or outdo in climbing; climb higher or better than: As a child, I could outclimb any kid on the block.
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Origin of outclimb

First recorded in 1600鈥10; out- + climb
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How to use outclimb in a sentence

  • It can fly where the eagle dare not move its wing, and amid Alpine obstacles outclimb the chamois.

    Lady Eureka, v. 1 (of 3)|Robert Folkestone Williams
  • He could outclimb, outswim, outrun, outdevil any of them; while none dared fight with him.

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