Dictionary.com

outring

[ out-ring ]
/ ˌaʊtˈrɪŋ /
Save This Word!

verb (used with object), out·rang, out·rung, out·ring·ing.

to outdo in ringing; ring louder than.

verb (used without object), out·rang, out·rung, out·ring·ing.

toring out: church bells outringing over the countryside.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!

Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of outring

1325–75; Middle English (intransitive); see out-, ring2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use outring in a sentence

  • Along the station platform each of the fiacre drivers seizes a large dinner-bell and tries to outring the others.

    Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
FEEDBACK