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tr.v. out·stayed, out·stay·ing, out·stays
1. To stay longer than (another or others); overstay: guests who outstayed their welcome.
2. To show greater endurance than: She outstayed her opponents and won the race.
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1. to stay longer than
2. to stay beyond (a limit)
3. outstay one's welcome See overstay4
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. to stay longer than.
2. to stay beyond the time or duration of; overstay.
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Past participle: outstayed
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|Verb||1.||outstay - stay too long; "overstay or outstay one's welcome"|
|2.||outstay - surpass in staying power; "They outstayed their competitors"|
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outstay[aʊtˈsteɪ] VT → quedarse más tiempo que
to outstay one's welcome → quedarse más de lo debido
I don't want to outstay my welcome → no quiero quedarme más de lo debido, no quiero abusar de su hospitalidad
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
outstay[ˌaʊtˈsteɪ] vt to outstay sb → trattenersi più a lungo di qn
to outstay one's welcome → abusare dell'ospitalità di qn
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995