verb (used with object), out·did, out·done, out·do·ing.
Examples from the Web for outdid
Many authors are lauded for successfully capturing the zeitgeist but Zweig outdid them all.
After an uproar that outdid any cases Monti ever had involving only humans, the case was eventually dropped.Woman Bites Her Dog, Illinois Police Say, Charging Analise Garner With the Assault|Michael Daly|May 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
If Reinhart managed to do anything, he outdid actor James Denton in the uncomfortable witness category.
In his Christmas feasts Richard the Second outdid his predecessors in prodigal hospitality.Christmas: Its Origin and Associations|William Francis Dawson
I replied to him by declaring my faith in freedom and soon he outdid me in this, as in other domains.Recollections Of My Childhood And Youth|George Brandes
In the 1601 Mark Twain outdid himself in the Elizabethan field.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
It was the memory of Betty which outdid all others in its power to torment.The Shuttle|Frances Hodgson Burnett
We waltzed, we wavered, we shied, until we outdid the Seine in the windings of its channel.The Princess Passes|Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson