Synonyms of 'outdistance'
to leave (other competitors) behind in a raceHe managed to outdistance his pursuers.
I couldn't lose him, but he couldn't overtake.
get away from, ,
He soon outstripped the other runners.
There are not many sprinters in the world who can outrun her.
leave standing (informal),
These craft can easily outpace most boats.
to surpass (someone) in a particular activitya leading civil servant who easily outdistanced her rivals for the nomination
He was determined to surpass the achievements of his older brothers.
How are you ever going to top that?
He was as eager as his captain to beat the record.
He always has to cap everyone else's achievements.
The gramophone was eclipsed by the compact disc.
She overshadows all the other members of the cast.
In pursuing her ambition she outstripped everyone else.
Both sides have tried to outdo each other.
He outshone all the other contestants.
go one better than (informal),
put in the shade
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in the sense of beat
to arrive, achieve, or finish before (someone or something)He was as eager as his captain to beat the record.
in the sense of best
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