outgain

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verb out·gain \ˌau̇t-ˈgān\

Definition of outgain

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to gain more than; especially, American football :  to gain more yards than The Steelers outgained the Ravens 175 yards to 73, held the ball for more than 19 minutes and had no penalties or punts. — Josh Elliott

First Known Use of outgain

1904


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