—v., -rode, -rid•den, -rid•ing,
1. to outdo or outstrip in riding.
2. (of a ship) to come safely through (a storm) by lying to.
to act as an outrider.
Pros.an unaccented syllable or syllables added to a metrical foot, esp. in sprung rhythm.
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