Examples of outdo in a Sentence
Smaller companies often outdo larger ones in customer service.
My sister always tried to outdo me in school.
She scored 20 points in the first game. Not to be outdone, I scored 30 points myself in the second game.
Recent Examples of outdo from the Web
Not to be outdone, the print media also chiming in.
Not to be outdone, Pepsico is bringing back the Baja Blast version of Mountain Dew back for stores for summer.
Not to be outdone, Richard Mille, grand master of alternative material innovation, is at the final stage of crafting a watch case from a material that relegates even unobtanium to the bush leagues by its sheer badassitude.
Not to be outdone, the Moscow mayor’s office announced a ‘‘spoiler’’ rally next to the Kremlin at 5 p.m. Efforts to regain control of the narrative were also forwarded by the Russian Foreign Ministry.
And not to be outdone, Ripa snapped a few sultry shots of Consuelos, 46, too.
Not to be outdone, de Blasio has declared himself a latter-day Gandhi.
Not to be outdone, just four days later England's Under-19s beat Portugal 2-1 to win the European Championship.
Not to be outdone, AB InBev is launching Michelob Ultra Pure Gold, an even lower-calorie version of its Ultra that is made with organic grains.
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best, clobber, conquer, crush, defeat, drub, lick, master, overcome, overmatch, prevail (over), rout, shame, skunk, subdue, surmount, thrash, trim, triumph (over), trounce, wallop, whip, win (against), worst;
go one better, run circles around (or run rings around);
Synonym Discussion of outdo
- exceed the speed limit
- the book surpassed our expectations
- transcended the values of their culture
- excels in mathematics
- outdid herself this time
- outstripped other firms in sales
OUTDO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outdo for English Language Learners
: to do better than (someone or something) : to be more successful than (someone or something)
OUTDO Defined for Kids
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