outfoot

[ out-foo t ]
/ ˌaʊtˈfʊt /

verb (used with object)

to surpass (another person) in running, walking, etc.; outstrip.
to outsail; excel (another boat) in speed.

Nearby words

  1. outfitter,
  2. outflank,
  3. outflow,
  4. outflux,
  5. outfly,
  6. outfox,
  7. outfrown,
  8. outgas,
  9. outgeneral,
  10. outgiving

Origin of outfoot

First recorded in 1730–40; out- + foot

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British Dictionary definitions for outfoot

outfoot

/ (ˌaʊtˈfʊt) /

verb (tr)

(of a boat) to go faster than (another boat)
to surpass in running, dancing, etc
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