- to surpass in excellence or quality, especially by a wide margin; be superior: He far outclasses the other runners in the race.
Origin of outclass
Related Words for outclassbeat, outperform, excel, eclipse, outrun, outshine, outmatch, outdo, dominate, outdistance, outpace, outplay, exceed, top, cap, better, outstrip, pass, surmount, tower
Examples from the Web for outclass
Historical Examples of outclass
Is that any reason why they should outclass you in courage and in determination?Those Times And These
Irvin S. Cobb
You can outclass me in the ring, but it wouldn't help you much to beat me up, would it?We Can't Have Everything
It cannot corrode and will outlast and outclass any similar pencil on the market.The Bradys After a Chinese Princess
Francis Worcester Doughty
And these are too subtle for the vernacular guests, and outclass the counterchits altogether.It Never Can Happen Again
William De Morgan
We farmers sometimes discover a plan accidentally that will outclass anything we can get in an agricultural college.
- to surpass in class, quality, etc
- to defeat easily