What is the opposite of outstrip?

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Opposite of to exceed
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Opposite of to be superior against one's peers
“The other swimmers could not keep up with Phelps and would fall behind quickly.”
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Opposite of to defeat, or be better than, someone or something
“Many people openly questioned how a heavily favored team could lose to the underdog.”
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Opposite of to be superior to
“More to the point, if I made a copy of a cassette, the copy would be inferior to the original.”
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Opposite of to be more in number than somebody or something
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Opposite of to escape or get away from
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Opposite of to (attempt) to elude or escape from someone or something
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(distance oneself from) Opposite of to get a sizable lead in a contest
“The climactic scene in which the local Mafiosi converge on the inspector is bone-chilling and unforgettable.”
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Opposite of to get ahead of
“She would block my path and I would have to remain where I was for the duration of the escalator journey.”
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