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English definition of “out-”


prefix (FURTHER)    /aʊt-/
used to add the meaning 'going further ' or 'being better than' to verbs : She doesn't drink or smoke and I'm sure she'll outlive (= live longer than) us all.Surpassing in quality or number
(Definition of out- prefix (FURTHER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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