to exceed in volume of sales; sell more than: He outsells all our other salespeople.
to exceed in value or number of sales: a soap that outsells all other brands.
Archaic. to obtain a higher price than.
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How to use outsell in a sentence
For example, Porsche has delivered 5,367 Taycans so far this year, actually outselling the 911 by 259 cars.Tesla has great quarter, delivers more than 200,000 EVs | Jonathan M. Gitlin | July 2, 2021 | Ars Technica
Two titles have dominated the Switch’s sales charts, outselling the rest of the field by more than 10 million units.Best Nintendo Switch games for graphics: The titles that justify jumping to the big screen | Billy Cadden | June 20, 2021 | Popular-Science
The government should learn from a young advertising executive named Alan Pottasch who, in 1961, when Coke was outselling Pepsi by 6 to 1, advised Pepsi to “stop talking about the product and start talking about the user.”The U.S. Has Failed to Persuade Americans to Get Vaccines. Here's How It Should Course-Correct | Sid Mohasseb | June 3, 2021 | Time
Just weeks after its launch at the end of July, the low-speed pure electric EV began outselling Tesla in China.A $4,400 electric car is outselling Tesla in China | Jane Li | April 23, 2021 | Quartz
Whether or not Google outsells Amazon’s and Roku’s CTV devices during this year’s holiday season, Google redoubling its efforts in CTV helps to highlight how flat the CTV playing field actually is and how much ground Google has already covered.‘Sleeping giant’: How Google stands to shake up the connected TV platform war | Tim Peterson | October 7, 2020 | Digiday
The fork had triumphed, though knives and spoons continued to outsell forks until the early 19th century.The Strange Way We Eat: Bee Wilson’s ‘Consider the Fork’ | Bee Wilson | October 13, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
All went well until the Chinaman began to outsell the other, when the Italian remonstrated.Vignettes Of San Francisco | Almira Bailey
There are at least two American magazines which far outsell in England itself any British magazine of corresponding pretensions.Americanisms and Briticisms | Brander Matthews
Her pretty action did outsell her gift, and yet enriched it too.Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare | E. Nesbit
I see her yet; her pretty action did outsell her gift, and yet enriched it too.Tales from Shakespeare | Charles Lamb and Mary Lamb
British Dictionary definitions for outsell
(tr) to sell or be sold in greater quantities than
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