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out·last

 (out-lăst′)
tr.v. out·last·ed, out·last·ing, out·lasts
1. To last longer than: Do these batteries really outlast the other brands?
2. To overcome by continuing to perform well for a longer period: She outlasted the other runners in the race.

outlast

(ˈaʊtˌlɑːst)
vb
(tr) to last longer than

out•last

(ˌaʊtˈlæst, -ˈlɑst)

v.t.
1. to endure or last longer than.
2. to live longer than; outlive.
[1565–75]

outlast


Past participle: outlasted
Gerund: outlasting

Imperative
outlast
outlast
Present
I outlast
you outlast
he/she/it outlasts
we outlast
you outlast
they outlast
Preterite
I outlasted
you outlasted
he/she/it outlasted
we outlasted
you outlasted
they outlasted
Present Continuous
I am outlasting
you are outlasting
he/she/it is outlasting
we are outlasting
you are outlasting
they are outlasting
Present Perfect
I have outlasted
you have outlasted
he/she/it has outlasted
we have outlasted
you have outlasted
they have outlasted
Past Continuous
I was outlasting
you were outlasting
he/she/it was outlasting
we were outlasting
you were outlasting
they were outlasting
Past Perfect
I had outlasted
you had outlasted
he/she/it had outlasted
we had outlasted
you had outlasted
they had outlasted
Future
I will outlast
you will outlast
he/she/it will outlast
we will outlast
you will outlast
they will outlast
Future Perfect
I will have outlasted
you will have outlasted
he/she/it will have outlasted
we will have outlasted
you will have outlasted
they will have outlasted
Future Continuous
I will be outlasting
you will be outlasting
he/she/it will be outlasting
we will be outlasting
you will be outlasting
they will be outlasting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outlasting
you have been outlasting
he/she/it has been outlasting
we have been outlasting
you have been outlasting
they have been outlasting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outlasting
you will have been outlasting
he/she/it will have been outlasting
we will have been outlasting
you will have been outlasting
they will have been outlasting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outlasting
you had been outlasting
he/she/it had been outlasting
we had been outlasting
you had been outlasting
they had been outlasting
Conditional
I would outlast
you would outlast
he/she/it would outlast
we would outlast
you would outlast
they would outlast
Past Conditional
I would have outlasted
you would have outlasted
he/she/it would have outlasted
we would have outlasted
you would have outlasted
they would have outlasted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outlast - live longer than; "She outlived her husband by many years"

outlast

verb outlive, survive, live after, outstay, live on after, endure beyond, outwear, remain alive after Naturally dried flowers will outlast a bouquet of fresh blooms.

outlast

verb
To live, exist, or remain longer than:
Translations

outlast

[aʊtˈlɑːst] VTdurar más tiempo que; [+ person] → sobrevivir a

outlast

[ˌaʊtˈlɑːst] vtsurvivre à
Even those leafless beech trees would outlast him → Même ces hêtres sans feuilles lui survivraient.

outlast

vt (person) (= live longer)überleben; (= endure longer)länger aus- or durchhalten als; (thing)länger halten als; (idea etc)überdauern, sich länger halten als

outlast

[ˌaʊtˈlɑːst] vtsopravvivere a
References in classic literature ?
And I have heard curses launched at the unstable element itself, whose fascination, outlasting the accumulated experience of ages, had captured him as it had captured the generations of his forebears.
One continually sees the ministration of the temporary outlasting the ministration of the eternal.
Mark Cruz was smoking hot from the get-go and ran away with the NCAA Three-Point Shootout title after outlasting Wilson Baltazar in the Finals Friday at San Juan Arena.
But the 33-year-old winger believes he can play on until 2011 and, with Fergie hinting he is likely to stand down as United boss within the next three years, Giggs would appear to have every chance of outlasting his boss at the club.
Santa Barbara had two teams advance, with Kristen Franz and Hanna Grokenberger defeating Rio Mesa of Oxnard freshmen Sonia Landeros and Sarah Zook 6-1, 6-0, and Brooke Robertson and Kristin Teufel outlasting Harvard-Westlake of Studio City's Lauren Moy and Caroline Richman 7-5, 4-6, 10-6 in a battle of teams that reached the round of 16 last season.