: to promise more or better things thanThe field of would-be nominees is led by a puffed-up self-promoter who denounces overpromising politicians while outpromising them all …— John Farmer
Examples of outpromise in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebNothing is more entertaining than two liberals (Gov. Andrew Cuomo vs. Mayor Bill de Blasio ) trying to outpromise each other with other people’s money.
WSJ, 14 Aug. 2017
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