outkill

verb
out·​kill | \ˌau̇t-ˈkil \
outkilled; outkilling; outkills

Definition of outkill 

transitive verb

: to defeat by killing more than If your whole strategy is to outkill the other side, then when does the killing stop?— Reverend Al Sharpton

First Known Use of outkill

1647, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of outkill was in 1647

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