outrunning outrunning  /aʊ ˈtrə nɪŋ/


  • (v) run faster than


  1. So far four states have held primaries or caucuses that both parties actively contested, and in each, Democratic turnout is outrunning participation by Republicans:.
  2. Second, the reality of a multicolored society is outrunning the debate over it.
  3. The advance guard is advancing in a number of different directions at once, and swiftly outrunning the abstract-expressionist formula.


  1. Asia Markets: Japan’s Nikkei jumps 3.5%; Shanghai stocks rebound

    Japanese stocks shoot higher, outrunning other Asian markets by a wide margin, as an overnight advance on Wall Street and a weakened yen combine with upbeat industrial-production data to lift sentiment. Shanghai-listed stocks rise for the first time in eight sessions.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Market Watch

  2. Driver Laubach delivers huge win at New Egypt

    The driver from Quakertown captured the Big Block Modified race. Quakertown driver Rick Laubach, sitting aboard the Gary and Lori Herrmann-owned TEO Fabrications H. Blinderman & Son Recycling No. 7 Big Block Modified entry last Wednesday evening at New Egypt Speedway, remained out in front for a tough 60-lap distance, outrunning a highly competitive field to claim his career first Super DIRTcar ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Morning Call


  1. "When you have a day like we had last year at The Glen and the laps that we were ahead of Jeff we could drive away from him a little bit it makes you feel good," said Stewart, who led 20 laps a year ago. "You know you're outrunning the best...
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Tony Stewart Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "It was a tale of two halves," Sixers coach Maurice Cheeks said. "In the first half they were getting up and down the floor, outrunning us, getting easy shots. I thought that their zone bothered us a little bit in the first half. In the...
    on Apr 8, 2007 By: Maurice Cheeks Source: SLAM! Sports

  3. "I can see him and Andris (Biedrins) taking care of that basket for us and outrunning forwards," said Mullin, who wants the skinny Wright to add muscle before camp opens in October. "It addressed an immediate need, but also his long-term...
    on Jun 28, 2007 By: Chris Mullin Source: SI.com

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