Definition of Outstriving

1. outstrive [v] - See also: outstrive



Lexicographical Neighbors of Outstriving

outstricken
outstridden
outstride
outstrides
outstriding
outstrike
outstrikes
outstriking
outstripped
outstripping
outstrips
outstrive
outstriven
outstrives
outstriving (current term)
outstrode
outstroke
outstrokes
outstrove
outstruck
outstudied
outstudies
outstudy
outstudying
outstunk
outstunt
outstunted
outstunting
outstunts

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. ..."

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