Definitions for outweighˌaʊtˈweɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to exceed in value or importance.

  2. to exceed in weight.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outweigh(verb)

    be heavier than

  2. preponderate, outweigh, overbalance, outbalance(verb)

    weigh more heavily

    "these considerations outweigh our wishes"


  1. outweigh(Verb)

    To exceed in weight or value.

Translations for outweigh

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to be greater or more than

The advantages outweigh the disadvantages.

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