Definition of Outstriving
1. outstrive [v] - See also: outstrive
Lexicographical Neighbors of Outstriving
Literary usage of Outstriving
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1882)
"The great chamber of the great gun is filled with compressed gases, which, by their elastic outstriving, push the ball forwards. It leaves the muzzle, ..."
2. The Journal of Speculative Philosophy: Ed. by Wm. T. Harris edited by William Torrey Harris (1883)
"... dumb outstriving, in itself unconscious, whose impulsions, by a perpetual thwarting from some mysterious Check, give rne to what we call consciousness. ..."