GRE Word List

OUTSTRIP

outrun; surpass; outdo

The meaning of the word outstrip is outrun; surpass; outdo.

Random words

WordMeaning
duressforcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
slackmoving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
judicioussound on judgment; wise
flourishgrow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
glareshine intensely and blindingly; stare fixedly and angrily; N.
indemnifymake secure against damage or loss; compensate for damage or loss; CF. make uninjured
effusionpouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
ordinationceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
triviatrifles; unimportant matters
inroadhostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid