outspend

verb out·spend \ ˌau̇t-ˈspend \
|Updated on: 12 Jul 2018

Definition of outspend

1 : to exceed the limits of in spending
  • outspends his income
2 : to spend more than
  • outspent the other candidates

Examples of outspend in a Sentence

  1. He has outspent the other candidates in the election by millions of dollars.

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First Known Use of outspend

1586

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of outspend for English Language Learners

  • : to spend more money than (someone or something)


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