What does outdo mean?

Definitions for outdo
ˌaʊtˈduout·do

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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.

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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

Examples of outdo in a Sentence

  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. Heidi Klum:

    Im pressuring Heidi Klum. Its not the outside world, its really me, i want to outdo Heidi Klum every year again. ... Im going to have a very hard time walking, and its going to take a really long time putting it together.

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