outpass

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verb out·pass \ˌau̇t-ˈpas\

Definition of outpass

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 sports :  to outdo in passing :  to pass more than or more effectively than He outpassed Manning by more than 100 yards … — Jacob Klinger Brazil had 66 percent possession, outshot Peru by 14-4, had 10 corner kicks to Peru's two and outpassed Peru by 593-320. — Victor Mather

  3. 2 :  to go beyond :  exceed, surpass In dollar terms, however, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” looks like a winner, outpassing average ticket returns in France … — Elsa Keslassy

First Known Use of outpass

circa 1513


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