- to exceed in firepower.
- to outdo or overwhelm, as by superior forces: Local manufacturers have been outgunned by the overseas competition.
Origin of outgun
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Contemporary Examples of outgun
Jihaids now outgun the Egyptian military in the desert bordering Israel and the Gaza strip, reports Alastair Beach.In the North Sinai, Jihadis Stand Down the Egyptian Government
January 6, 2013
The days when skill in ball placement and finesse could outgun power have long past.Nadal's Head Game
September 3, 2009
Historical Examples of outgun
Excepting for floods and natural conditions we can outgun and outfight the Turk every time here.The Secrets of a Kuttite
Edward O. Mousley
- to surpass in fire power
- to surpass in shooting
- informal to surpass or excel