outcatch

verb
out·​catch | \ ˌau̇t-ˈkach How to pronounce outcatch (audio) , -ˈkech \
outcaught\ ˌau̇t-​ˈkȯt How to pronounce outcatch (audio) also  -​ˈkät \; outcatching

Definition of outcatch

transitive verb

: to catch more than (someone) Fishermen … would be desperate to outcatch one another for their own financial survival.— Linda Greenlaw

First Known Use of outcatch

1870, in the meaning defined above

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“Outcatch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outcatch. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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