outman

[ out-man ]
/ ˌaʊtˈmæn /

verb (used with object), out·manned, out·man·ning.

to surpass in manpower.

Nearby words

  1. outline,
  2. outline font,
  3. outlive,
  4. outlook,
  5. outlying,
  6. outmaneuver,
  7. outmanoeuvre,
  8. outmarch,
  9. outmatch,
  10. outmode

Origin of outman

First recorded in 1685–95; out- + man1

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British Dictionary definitions for outman

outman

/ (ˌaʊtˈmæn) /

verb -mans, -manning or -manned (tr)

to surpass in manpower
to surpass in manliness
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