In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He appeared to be moving no faster than before with no more effort but, still, they needed to move at a fairly brisk pace to not be outdistanced by him.
- He liked the idea; he could relate to how these women always felt, trying to outdistance the bill collector, never having roots.
- Once one standard emerges as a clear favorite among users, it will quickly outdistance its rivals.
- By various means she comes up with the cash, and begins training, quickly outdistancing her brother, who would rather be an artist anyway.
- She started her takeoff run, easily outdistancing her pursuers.
- Sally took his advice, sprinting past him down the corridor, easily outdistancing him.
- With pizza outdistancing hamburgers and frankfurters in the race for the consumer dollar, pizza production is soaring.
- Our one chance is to run like the lightning and hope we survive long enough to outdistance the storm.
- The leading authors cited 14 of his articles, outdistancing all other authors.
- It documents, for example, how the super-rich are outdistancing everyone else.
- Polls show that he is outdistancing both Democratic primary contenders.
- Benchmarking your business against industry peers, however, will help you to understand your own competitive position in the marketplace and will help you to design strategies to outdistance your competitors.
- From there, the race is on, as you have to catch up to and outdistance your rival.
- He had just outdistanced his surprisingly fast pursuers when he passed under a pedestrian overpass.
- He didn't even notice Peter and the others fall into line behind him, even as he outdistanced them.
- Some are accomplished leapers and bounders, avoiding predation by outdistancing the predator.
- The difficulty is to be settled not by trying to write poetry that the Philistines can understand but by outdistancing them in the very race they have set.
- He had prided himself on being a strong swimmer, even for an elf, but this girl was easily outdistancing him.
- Despite its waxings and wanings under the impact of barbarian outsurges and imperial rises and falls, it created a kind of economic international system that far outdistanced any political one.
- First, the growth of data transmission is far outdistancing the growth of international voice traffic.
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