verb out·num·ber \ˌat-ˈnəm-bər\

: to be more than (someone or something) in number

Full Definition of OUTNUMBER

transitive verb
:  to exceed in number

Examples of OUTNUMBER

  1. With 20 girls and 10 boys in the class, girls outnumber boys by 2 to 1.

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