transitive verb-·stripped′, -·strip′ping
- to go at a faster pace than; get ahead of
- to excel; surpass
transitive verbout·stripped, out·strip·ping, out·strips
- To move past or ahead of: outstripped the other runners on the last lap.
- To be greater than or superior to; exceed or surpass: Her new book outstripped the sales of all her previous ones combined. See Synonyms at excel.