Definitions for outdoˌaʊtˈdu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform(verb)

    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"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"

  2. outdo, outflank, trump, best, scoop(verb)

    get the better of

    "the goal was to best the competition"

Wiktionary

  1. outdo(Verb)

    To excel; go beyond in performance; surpass.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outdo

    owt-dōō′, v.t. to surpass: excel.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outdo in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outdo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Barack Obama:

    It's strange to watch people try to outdo each other talking about how bad things are, but remember, these are the same folks that would've let this industry go under.

  2. Buddy MacKay:

    I find myself, strangely, a little sympathetic with him, i think it's kind of a compliment that he's not comfortable trying to outdo some of the other people in the wild comments.

  3. Steven Zeitchick:

    It's possible 'Go Set a Watchman' will turn out to be a great work of literature, but it will have some awfully stiff competition. Few books can outdo the one we've written in our minds.

  4. Shannan Edwards:

    I try to outdo myself every year, the best thing is stopping for gas wearing a crazy outfit. If you're wearing a lime-green zebra-striped suit in the middle of the afternoon, people are going to ask questions.

  5. Ian Ziering:

    Our writer Thunder Levin is very creative, he's very imaginative and he doesn't try to outdo what he's already done, you can't outdo jumping into a shark and chain-sawing your way out. What he's so clever at is finding other moments that are equally jaw-dropping, so the movie just continues on the peaks and valleys, and it's a great, great ride for everybody.

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