outrun outrun  /aʊ ˈtrən/


  • (v) run faster than


  1. This thing couldn't outrun the Rose Bowl Parade.
  2. Its details remain unknown, but its Rwandan element seems to have outrun the rest.
  3. Others tried to outrun the deadly cloud, overturning tables, chairs and cooking pots as they fled their mudbrick huts.


  1. Motorcyclist dies fleeing police

    A man who tried to outrun police lost control of his motorcycle and died in a violent crash.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 4 News Dallas - Fort Worth

  2. High-Speed Chase Ends in Deadly Crash

    Garland police say a motorcycle driver made a deadly decision to try to outrun police Wednesday morning.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NBC Dallas Fort Worth

  3. Video: Outrun the Sun Against Melanoma

    The 9th annual Outrun the Sun Race Against Melanoma takes place Saturday evening. Anita Day, the co-founder and executive director, joins us on Daybreak to tell us about the event. Read more at www.WISHTV.com
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WISH-TV Indianapolis


  1. "That's really the bottom line is we need to be 162 up leaving here, then all I have to do is go down there and start," Johnson said. "Am I planning on that being the case? No. Carl's car has been so strong. My goal is to outrun him. I don't...
    on Nov 7, 2008 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: ABC News

  2. "I had no excuse. I had nothing but race track in front of me," Borel said. "We just got outrun. I'm sad to see him go, but he's going off to be a dad now."
    on Oct 27, 2005 By: Calvin Borel Source: 940 News

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