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outshine

[ out-shahyn ]
/ 藢a蕣t藞蕛a瑟n /
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verb (used with object), out路shone or out路shined, out路shin路ing.
to surpass in shining; shine more brightly than.
to surpass in splendor, ability, achievement, excellence, etc.: a product that outshone all competitors; to outshine one's classmates.
verb (used without object), out路shone or out路shined, out路shin路ing.
to shine out or forth: a small light outshining in the darkness.
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Origin of outshine

First recorded in 1590鈥1600; out- + shine1
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British Dictionary definitions for outshine

outshine
/ (藢a蕣t藞蕛a瑟n) /

verb -shines, -shining or -shone
(tr) to shine more brightly than
(tr) to surpass in excellence, beauty, wit, etc
(intr) rare to emit light
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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