Words nearby outrance
How to use outrance in a sentence
But a narrow bridge over a deep gulf is a bad place for a battle outrance.
Between the members of that society, at any rate, it was not to be pursued outrance.Aphorisms and Reflections from the works of T. H. Huxley|Thomas Henry Huxley
Outrance, owt′rans, n. the utmost extremity: the bitter end.
The end of it was a combat à outrance in the meads by the Loire, with all Tours on the walls to behold it.The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay|Maurice Hewlett
He had the ill luck to push his sports too far; and did kill a knight of Lancashire in a battle à outrance.Robin Hood|Paul Creswick