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English verb: outpoint

1. outpoint (motion) sail closer to the wind than

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)sail

Domain categorynavigation, pilotage, piloting

2. outpoint (competition) score more points than one's opponents

ExamplesThe fighter managed to outpoint his opponent


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

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