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outspeak

[ out-speek ]
/ 藢a蕣t藞spik /
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verb (used with object), out路spoke, out路spo路ken, out路speak路ing.
to outdo or excel in speaking.
to utter frankly or boldly: to outspeak one's grievances.
verb (used without object), out路spoke, out路spo路ken, out路speak路ing.
to speak out: to outspeak in defense of one's beliefs.
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Origin of outspeak

First recorded in 1595鈥1605; out- + speak
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How to use outspeak in a sentence

  • He meant well, but he did not outspeak it; only because to his quiet nature that appeared so needless.

    The Maid of Sker|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
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