Meaning of outclass in English:


Pronunciation /aʊtˈklɑːs/

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[with object]
  • Be far superior to.

    ‘Villa totally outclassed us in the first half’
    • ‘They were totally outclassed and beaten off the field by a far superior and very good Australian team.’
    • ‘No other single sportsman is so obsessed with winning or so totally outclasses the rest of the competition.’
    • ‘It is difficult to explain what happened after that but a team that had not performed as a cohesive unit all season came together to totally outclass their visitors.’
    • ‘But it was only on the resumption that thing got really interesting, and the home side put up a great show to totally outclass their opponents.’
    • ‘However, I had a view of what masculinity involved and he totally outclassed me.’
    • ‘And are newspapers just outclassing the networks?’
    • ‘And for 45 minutes they not only looked capable of beating Chelsea, but also outclassing them.’
    • ‘She removed it, a thick volume about business metrics and outclassing your competitor, a slip of yellow paper used as a book mark.’
    • ‘Their manager may not want his side measured against the Old Firm, but they are outclassing everyone else in the division.’
    • ‘The economy has grown by more than 9 percent for the past several years, booking 9.9 percent in the first quarter of this year alone, and far outclasses its peers in the region.’
    • ‘Now, only a French-run patisserie outclasses her.’
    • ‘There is no doubt Scotland would have been outclassed.’
    • ‘To say they were outclassed would be an injustice, but to say their efforts were more laboured is a necessary concession to Galway.’
    • ‘Had he succeeded he would have outclassed one of his predecessors, who was famously described as incapable of walking and chewing gum at the same time.’
    • ‘Well, no, it couldn't; it's completely outclassed by the competition.’
    • ‘That may have been the case several years ago when Canadian teams were periodically outclassed, but not anymore.’
    • ‘They were simply outclassed by a side improving with every outing.’
    • ‘They have proved themselves a very capable side this season, but were thoroughly outclassed on this occasion.’
    • ‘They showed endeavour for 100 minutes and were outclassed but not disgraced.’
    • ‘The amateurs from Halifax never showed any sign of throwing in the towel even though they were hopelessly outclassed all across the park.’
    surpass, be superior to, be better than, outshine, overshadow, eclipse, outdo, outplay, outmanoeuvre, outdistance, outstrip, outrun, outpace, out-think, get the better of, dwarf, put in the shade, upstage, transcend
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