outsail

play
verb out·sail \ˌau̇t-ˈsāl\

Definition of outsail

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to outdo or surpass in sailing Which yacht will be faster and if they are even which team will outwit and outsail the opponent? — Stuart Alexander

First Known Use of outsail

1580

Learn More about outsail


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up outsail? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!