Outstand Out*stand", v. t. 1. To resist effectually; to withstand; to sustain without yielding. [R.] --Woodward. [1913 Webster]

2. To stay beyond. ``I have outstood my time.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • Outstand — Out*stand , v. i. To stand out, or project, from a surface or mass; hence, to remain standing out. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outstand — [out΄stand′] vi. outstood, outstanding to stand out plainly; project vt. Archaic to endure …   English World dictionary

  • outstand — /owt stand /, v., outstood, outstanding. v.i. 1. to be prominent. v.t. 2. to stay or remain beyond: to outstand the hour. [1565 75; OUT + STAND] * * * …   Universalium

  • outstand — verb ( stood; standing) Date: 1571 transitive verb to endure beyond < I have outstood my time Shakespeare > intransitive verb stand out …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • outstand — v. stand out, be noticeable; remain beyond; withstand, bear, endure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outstand — standout …   Anagrams dictionary

  • outstand — /aʊtˈstænd/ (say owt stand) verb (outstood, outstanding) Rare –verb (i) 1. to be prominent. 2. (of a ship) to sail out to sea. –verb (t) 3. to stay or remain beyond. 4. to withstand …   Australian English dictionary

  • outstand — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ verb Etymology: out (I) + stand transitive verb 1. dialect chiefly England : to resist stubbornly : contradict 2. : to endure beyond …   Useful english dictionary

  • standout — outstand …   Anagrams dictionary

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