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tr.v. out·stared, out·star·ing, out·stares
1. To stare at (someone or an animal) until the person or animal blinks or turns away.
2. To defy or confront boldly: outstared the authorities.
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a variant form of stare out
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Past participle: outstared
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|Verb||1.||outstare - overcome or cause to waver or submit by (or as if by) staring; "He simply stared down his opponent"|
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