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outpoint

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verb out·point \ˌau̇t-ˈpȯint\

Simple Definition of outpoint

  • : to win more points than (an opponent) in a boxing match

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of outpoint

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to sail closer to the wind than

  3. 2 :  to win more points than (as in a boxing match)


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