Definition of Outpasses

1. Verb. (third-person singular of outpass) ¹



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Definition of Outpasses

1. outpass [v] - See also: outpass

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Outpasses

outpace
outpaced
outpaces
outpacing
outpaint
outpainted
outpainting
outpaints
outparamoured
outparish
outparishes
outpart
outparts
outpass
outpassed
outpasses (current term)
outpassing
outpatient
outpatient anaesthesia
outpatients
outpeep
outpeeped
outpeeps
outpeer
outpeered
outpeering
outpeers
outpeople
outpeopled
outpeoples

Literary usage of Outpasses

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1. The Life of Edward Irving, Minister of the National Scotch Church, London by Oliphant (Margaret) (1862)
"... purity of life, and richness of character, as far outpasses in promise any youth that I have been the means of bringing unto Christ. ..."

2. Michel de Montaigne: A Biographical Study by Mary E. Lowndes (1898)
"... outpasses these in emphasis and fulness. All that we know of him too is of a piece, and goes 20 to show a character at once stronger and more simple, ..."

3. The Musical World (1862)
"The tale of this opera outpasses the common order of trumpery to which the stage seems now doomed. There is in it an organ- builder, who has invented a new ..."

4. English Sonnets by Living Writers by Samuel Waddington (1888)
"The stream speaks, and the endurance of the sky outpasses speech : I seek not to discern Even what smiles for me Thy lips have stirred ; Only in Thy hand ..."

5. On the Art of Writing by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (1916)
"Remember that I used this very same word "miracle" of Shakespeare, meaning again that the total Shakespeare quite outpasses my comprehension; ..."

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