Etymology
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outstay (v.)

c. 1600, "overstay, remain beyond the limit of;" 1680s, "stay longer than;" from out- + stay (v.). Related: Outstayed; outstaying.

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Definitions of outstay

outstay (v.)
stay too long;
overstay or outstay one's welcome
Synonyms: overstay
outstay (v.)
surpass in staying power;
They outstayed their competitors
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