outman

[ out-man ]
/ ˌaʊtˈmæn /

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

to surpass in manpower.

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Origin of outman

First recorded in 1685–95; out- + man
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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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