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Engelsk udsagnsord: outdo

1. outdo (om konkurrence) be or do something to a greater degree


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer performance surpasses that of any other student I know.
She outdoes all other athletes.
This exceeds all my expectations.
This car outperforms all others in its class.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot outdo Sue


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exceed, outgo, outmatch, outperform, outstrip, surmount, surpass


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish


Mere specifikke termerbeat, better, break, circumvent, out-herod, outbrave, outcry, outdraw, outfox, outfox, outgrow, outmarch, outpace, outrange, outroar, outsail, outsell, outsell, outshine, outshout, outsmart, outwear, outweigh, outwit, overreach, shame

2. outdo (om konkurrence) get the better of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe goal was to best the competition.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe fighter managed to outdo his opponent


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)best, outflank, scoop, trump


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish


Mere specifikke termeroutmaneuver, outmanoeuvre, outsmart









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