outkill

verb
out·​kill | \ ˌau̇t-ˈkil How to pronounce outkill (audio) \
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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“Outkill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outkill. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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