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English verb: outpace

1. outpace (competition) surpass in speed


SamplesMalthus believed that population increase would outpace increases in the means of subsistence.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
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Broader (hypernym)exceed, outdo, outgo, outmatch, outperform, outstrip, surmount, surpass









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