[ UK /a‍ʊtfˈa‍ɪt/ ]
  1. to fight better than; get the better of
    The French forces outfought the Germans
    the Rangers outfought the Maple Leafs
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How To Use outfight In A Sentence

  • The tiny band of Spartans is finally defeated after three days because of treachery, not because they couldn’t outwit, outfight, and outkill the invading enemy. Let the Swords Encircle Me
  • But was it her fault that she could outride, outfight, outshoot, outfly, outeverything him?
  • But what we also don't have, I think, is a male writer with his extreme crazy vulnerability, that giant desire to be loved—and of course to outscrew, outdrink, outfight and outwrite all the other boys, and the girls too. Walking Mailer's Brooklyn Plank
  • She learned karate for self-defense: ‘I was afraid that he would outfight me.’
  • Sixty-seven per cent of the Iraqi population lives in urban areas and much of the conflict of the past six years has been focused within cities, in contrast to the rural outfighting in Afghanistan. James Denselow: Cracks Show as U.S. Leaves Iraq Cities
  • The big question now is, do the 49ers have a QB on their roster — Shaun Hill, Alex Smith or Damon Huard — who can take advantage of Crabtree's skills, which include awesome run-after-catch ability and a penchant for outfighting defensive backs for most balls. Draft analysis: Jets trade up to No. 5 to select Mark Sanchez
  • We could outride the Turks, outwit them, outfight them, and outdare them. Hira Singh : when India came to fight in Flanders
  • Darius was determined to outthink, outride, outfight, and absolutely overwhelm Alexander with superior numbers. Alexander the Great
  • So far as the military intellectual is concerned, he is wed to the belief that in war against a competitive foe, we shall have to outthink that foe if we are to be successful in outfighting him.
  • Not that I could outfight him; I couldn't - not yet.
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