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verb as in outdo

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The most notable fact of the whole encounter, however, is this: Donald Trump would have outshone any of them without even trying.

Theirs was “the wedding of the century,” outshone only by Charles and Diana 30 years later.

When he entered a room, even if it was full of celebrities, Teddy simply outshone them.

Here and there were those that entered a shaft of pale-blue light that somehow outshone the sun.

Long before Mr. Gladstone had concluded, everyone admitted that the effect of Mr. Disraeli's speech had been outdone and outshone.

He looked from her to the other women and back again and was entirely convinced that she outshone them all as a sun a star.

At its brightest it outshone Venus, and, though it gradually declined in splendour, it remained visible for some sixteen months.

Through want of it she had sung without being merry, possessed without enjoying, outshone without triumphing.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to outshone, such as: outperform, transcend, beat, exceed, excel, and surpass.

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