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Meaning of OUTDO

Pronunciation:  `awt'doo

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  be or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"
  2. [v]  get the better of

OUTDO is a 5 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: best, exceed, outflank, outgo, outmatch, outstrip, scoop, surmount, surpass, trump
 See Also: beat, beat out, better, break, circumvent, crush, outbrave, outcry, outdraw, outfox, outgrow, out-herod, outmaneuver, outmanoeuvre, outmarch, outpace, outrange, outroar, outsail, outsell, outshine, outshout, outsmart, outwear, outweigh, outwit, overreach, shame, shell, trounce, vanquish



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Out*do"\, v. t. [imp. {Outdid}; p. p. {Outdone}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Outdoing}.]
To go beyond in performance; to excel; to surpass.

      An imposture outdoes the original.       --L' Estrange.

      I grieve to be outdone by Gay.           --Swift.

Thesaurus Terms
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