out·​climb ˌau̇t-ˈklīm How to pronounce outclimb (audio)
outclimbed; outclimbing; outclimbs

transitive verb

: to outdo in climbing
a bicycle racer who can outclimb his competitors

Word History

First Known Use

1616, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of outclimb was in 1616

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Cite this Entry

“Outclimb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outclimb. Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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