outrange

[ out-reynj ]
/ ˌaʊtˈreɪndʒ /

verb (used with object), out·ranged, out·rang·ing.

to have a longer or greater range than.
to sail out of the range of (a gun or guns).

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Origin of outrange

First recorded in 1855–60; out- + range
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Example sentences from the Web for outrange

  • With our shore batteries we could outrange any gun ashore or afloat, and as a submarine base it would be excellent.

    The Secrets of a Kuttite|Edward O. Mousley