out·​pro·​duce | \ ˌau̇t-prə-ˈd(y)üs How to pronounce outproduce (audio) , -prō- \
outproduced; outproducing

Definition of outproduce

transitive verb

: to produce more of something than For the first time in Ontario's electricity history the early morning hours of October 3 saw industrial wind turbines outproduce hydroelectricity.— Parker Gallant China outproduces every other nation in rice and millet …— Alfred W. Crosby specifically, sports : to score more than She had nine second-quarter points to help outproduce the Rambelles in that quarter and make it 34-32 ASU at half. — Andy Newberry

Examples of outproduce in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Will Jordan Howard significantly outproduce his average draft position? Eddie Brown, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Fantasy Football 2020: Miami Dolphins Preview," 4 Sep. 2020 Its main consequence would be that Western states become less dependent on our ability to outproduce them. Jakub Grygiel, National Review, "A Coronavirus Strategy Memo to Chairman Xi," 16 Apr. 2020 Only four players who reached agreements Sunday — all of whom were max-level stars3 — are projected to outproduce their deals by more than the $12 million per season that the 27-year-old Lamb is expected to. Akeem Glaspie, Indianapolis Star, "Some question, most love Pacers' signings of Brogdan, Lamb," 1 July 2019 Strasburg will outproduce Kershaw, Scherzer, Sale Kluber, and the rest of the league, to be fantasy’s top starting pitcher. Michael Beller, SI.com, "Fantasy Baseball Bold Predictions: Stephen Strasburg Will Be This Season's Best Pitcher," 28 Mar. 2018 Next year, though, media will outproduce gate $20.1 billion to $19.6 billion, and its lead will grow from there, as media rights boasts a compound annual growth rate through 2021 of 4.3 percent, compared with gate's rate of 2.3 percent. Paul Bond, The Hollywood Reporter, "Sports Media Rights to Surpass Gate Revenue for First Time," 11 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of outproduce

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Outproduce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outproduce. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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