outwrestle

verb
out·​wres·​tle | \ ˌau̇t-ˈre-səl How to pronounce outwrestle (audio) , -ˈra- \
outwrestled; outwrestling

Definition of outwrestle

transitive verb

: to outdo or surpass in wrestling : to grapple with successfully … Malcolm Butler came out of nowhere to outwrestle the Seahawks receiver for the ball at the goal-line.— Cam Cole

First Known Use of outwrestle

1563, in the meaning defined above

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“Outwrestle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outwrestle. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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