What does outweigh mean?

Definitions for outweighˌaʊtˈweɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word outweigh.

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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outweigh

    owt-wā′, v.t. to exceed in weight or importance: to overtask.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outweigh in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outweigh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Florencio Abad:

    The gains far outweigh the cost.

  2. Justin Chase Campbell:

    Convenience will never outweigh love.

  3. Douglas Owens:

    We feel the benefits outweigh any potential harms.

  4. Taylor Jenson:

    The people, the food and the waves all outweigh alcohol.

  5. Tyler Schroeder:

    At what point does the betterment of your constituents outweigh the ideology of this?

Images & Illustrations of outweigh

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