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outspend

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verb out·spend \-ˈspend\

Simple Definition of outspend

  • : to spend more money than (someone or something)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of outspend

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to exceed the limits of in spending <outspends his income>

  3. 2 :  to spend more than <outspent the other candidates>

Examples of outspend in a sentence

  1. He has outspent the other candidates in the election by millions of dollars.



1586

First Known Use of outspend

1586


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