Meaning of “outlast” in the English Dictionary

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"outlast" in British English

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outlastverb [ T ]

uk /ˌaʊtˈlɑːst/ us /ˌaʊtˈlæst/

to live or exist, or to stay energetic and determined, longer than another person or thing:

The empress outlasted all her children.
The Orioles outlasted the Yankees, finally winning 10 to 9.

(Definition of “outlast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"outlast" in American English

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outlastverb [ T ]

us /ˌɑʊtˈlæst/

to exist or operate longer than someone or something:

This type of battery outlasts the ordinary kind.

(Definition of “outlast” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)