outeat

verb
out·​eat | \ ˌau̇t-ˈēt How to pronounce outeat (audio) \
outate\ ˌau̇t-​ˈāt How to pronounce outate (audio) \; outeaten\ ˌau̇t-​ˈē-​tᵊn How to pronounce outeaten (audio) \; outeating

Definition of outeat

transitive verb

: to eat more than especially in one sitting Truthfully, the two smallest members of our family can outeat most grown men …— Kimberly Crandell

Examples of outeat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Smoliga’s calculations show that when adjusted for body mass, the world’s most competitive hot dog eaters could outeat a grizzly bear, as measured by the amount of food per unit of time. Christie Aschwanden New York Times, Star Tribune, "The maximum number of hot dogs a person can consume in 10 minutes? Scientists have the answer," 18 Aug. 2020 And the pandemic may further tilt the hot dog platters in Chestnut's favor, as his primary challenger -- and the only man to outeat him, Matt Stonie -- is sidelined in California as a result of travel restrictions. Jason Kurtz, CNN, "Gamblers can (legally) bet on the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest for the first time in the July Fourth event's history," 4 July 2020

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First Known Use of outeat

1530, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Outeat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outeat. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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