Examples of outgun in a Sentence
a marketing firm whose innovative ad campaigns have consistently outgunned its rivals'
Recent Examples of outgun from the Web
Despite the threat, an unprompted direct attack is extremely unlikely because the United States vastly outguns Pyongyang, which values the continuation of its dictatorship above all else.
India, which sees China's ambitions for a blue-water navy as a threat in the Indian Ocean, noted Wednesday that China's Type 055 already outguns Indian vessels that are still being built, the NDTV.com report said.
Uber plunged into China in 2013, and Mr. Kalanick spent billions of dollars to outgun the local incumbent Didi Chuxing — only to have to retreat last year, partly because of heavy losses.
This is Cupertino’s attempt to prove a tablet can replace and outgun your laptop.
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First Known Use of outgun
Synonymsbeat, better, eclipse, exceed, excel, outclass, outdistance, outdo, surpass, outmatch, outshine, outstrip, overtop, top, tower (over), transcend
Related Wordsone-up, outpace, outrace, outrun, overpass; best, clobber, conquer, crush, defeat, drub, lick, master, outcompete, outperform, overcome, overmatch, prevail (over), rout, shame, skunk, subdue, surmount, thrash, trim, triumph (over), trounce, wallop, whip, win (against), worst; outbalance, outweigh, overbear, overshadow, trump
Near Antonymslose (to)
OUTGUN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outgun for English Language Learners
: to have more military weapons and power than (someone or something)
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