[verb out-rahyd; noun out-rahyd]
- to outdo or outstrip in riding.
- (of a ship) to come safely through (a storm) by lying to.
- to act as an outrider.
- Prosody. an unaccented syllable or syllables added to a metrical foot, especially in sprung rhythm.
Origin of outride
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Examples from the Web for outride
These leather-chapped youths could outride and outshoot them.The Fighting Edge
William MacLeod Raine
His design was to outride the Tomcat and cut him off at the ford of the Medicine Lodge.The Sunset Trail
Alfred Henry Lewis
Steve remarked with satisfaction that they did not attempt to outride his party.Redskin and Cow-Boy
G. A. (George Alfred) Henty
Just outride the "Bull and Mouth" her horse had cast a shoe.The Yeoman Adventurer
George W. Gough
The Stormy Petrel can outride any storm likely to blow in these parts.Dave Porter in the South Seas
- to outdo by riding faster, farther, or better than
- (of a vessel) to ride out (a storm)
- prosody rare an extra unstressed syllable within a metrical foot
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