Example sentences for: outpacing

How can you use “outpacing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Post quotes the research's lead scientist as saying that the experiment raises issues of equal access to perfecting technology and that it's an example of biology outpacing the culture's capacity to deal with ethics.

  • So why are oil prices now at $27 a barrel, with consumption actually outpacing production, and the OPEC nations holding firm?

  • Far outpacing the overall growth in population, retail space per capita rose from 5.3 square feet per person in 1964 to 9 square feet in 1974 to 16 square feet in 1988.

  • And USAT, which devotes its front-page "cover story" to the eve-of-trial situation in the Senate, leads with a survey out today of 213 companies showing that large firms' health benefit plans will go up about 7 percent this year, far outpacing the current inflation rate of 1.5 percent and making for the first big rise since the early 90s.

  • The NYT notes that the Dow has risen 23 percent so far this year, outpacing last year's 16 percent gain.


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