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tr.v. out·classed, out·class·ing, out·class·es
To surpass decisively, so as to appear of a higher class.
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1. to surpass in class, quality, etc
2. to defeat easily
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to surpass in excellence; be superior to: She outclassed her teammates.
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Past participle: outclassed
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|Verb||1.||outclass - cause to appear in a lower class; "The Yankees outclassed Cincinnati"|
subordinate - rank or order as less important or consider of less value; "Art is sometimes subordinated to Science in these schools"
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verb surpass, top, beat, cap (informal), exceed, eclipse, overshadow, excel, transcend, outstrip, outdo, outshine, leave standing (informal), tower above, go one better than (informal), be a cut above (informal), run rings around (informal), outdistance, outrank, put in the shade, leave or put in the shade This story outclasses anything written by his contemporaries.
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outclass[ˌaʊtˈklɑːs] vt → surclassare
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