verb (used with object), out·dis·tanced, out·dis·tanc·ing.
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If the South is honest with itself, it may well outdistance the North in the improvement of race relations.Alex Haley’s 1965 Playboy Interview with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.|Alex Haley|January 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When escorting the bombers we had to fly as slowly as we could and weave back and forth so as to not outdistance them.The Biography of a Rabbit|Roy Benson
Cleo asked a boy, who was trying to outdistance the bright red fire engine.The Girl Scouts at Sea Crest|Lillian Garis
And then they got a guillemot which had its nest close by to fly beside them, while they tried to outdistance it by rowing.Eskimo Folktales|Unknown
Chris's mood changed; his lazy fit passed away in a burning desire to emulate—not to say outdistance—his unknown rival.That Little Beggar|E. King Hall
He walked smartly away, not only to outdistance the lodging-house keeper's voice, but because he was confused and disappointed.Sheila of Big Wreck Cove|James A. Cooper