Definition of outrank
1 : to rank higher than
2 : to exceed in importance
Examples of outrank in a sentence
A general outranks a colonel.
The only topic to outrank the economy this week was the war.
First Known Use of outrank
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Definition of outrank for English Language Learners
: to have a higher rank or position than (someone)
: to be more important than (someone or something)
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