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outstep

(ˌaʊtˈstɛp)
vb (tr) , -steps, -stepping or -stepped
archaic to step beyond or farther than; overstep

outstep


Past participle: outstepped
Gerund: outstepping

Imperative
outstep
outstep
Present
I outstep
you outstep
he/she/it outsteps
we outstep
you outstep
they outstep
Preterite
I outstepped
you outstepped
he/she/it outstepped
we outstepped
you outstepped
they outstepped
Present Continuous
I am outstepping
you are outstepping
he/she/it is outstepping
we are outstepping
you are outstepping
they are outstepping
Present Perfect
I have outstepped
you have outstepped
he/she/it has outstepped
we have outstepped
you have outstepped
they have outstepped
Past Continuous
I was outstepping
you were outstepping
he/she/it was outstepping
we were outstepping
you were outstepping
they were outstepping
Past Perfect
I had outstepped
you had outstepped
he/she/it had outstepped
we had outstepped
you had outstepped
they had outstepped
Future
I will outstep
you will outstep
he/she/it will outstep
we will outstep
you will outstep
they will outstep
Future Perfect
I will have outstepped
you will have outstepped
he/she/it will have outstepped
we will have outstepped
you will have outstepped
they will have outstepped
Future Continuous
I will be outstepping
you will be outstepping
he/she/it will be outstepping
we will be outstepping
you will be outstepping
they will be outstepping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outstepping
you have been outstepping
he/she/it has been outstepping
we have been outstepping
you have been outstepping
they have been outstepping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outstepping
you will have been outstepping
he/she/it will have been outstepping
we will have been outstepping
you will have been outstepping
they will have been outstepping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outstepping
you had been outstepping
he/she/it had been outstepping
we had been outstepping
you had been outstepping
they had been outstepping
Conditional
I would outstep
you would outstep
he/she/it would outstep
we would outstep
you would outstep
they would outstep
Past Conditional
I would have outstepped
you would have outstepped
he/she/it would have outstepped
we would have outstepped
you would have outstepped
they would have outstepped
References in classic literature ?
Yes, gentlemen," continued the orator, "in spite of the opinions of certain narrow-minded people, who would shut up the human race upon this globe, as within some magic circle which it must never outstep, we shall one day travel to the moon, the planets, and the stars, with the same facility, rapidity, and certainty as we now make the voyage from Liverpool to New York
For thus whatever false opinion of pre-eminence is attached to the Age, becomes at once a title of reverence to him; and when with distinguished powers he sets himself apart from the Age, and above it as a Teacher of high but ill-understood truths, he will appear at once to a generous imagination, in the dignity of one whose superior mind outsteps the rapid progress of society, and will derive from the illusion itself the power to disperse illusion.
Most usually, there is a lilting springtime optimism -a mid-European pastoral quality which even outsteps Vaughan Williams or Holst in its zest.
At present the Irish girl knows that she has nothing to gain but disgrace if she outsteps the bounds of morality, and they should be cautious before they place any temptation in her way.