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tr.v. out·went (-wĕnt′), out·gone (-gôn′, -gŏn′), out·go·ing, out·goes (-gōz′)
To go beyond; exceed or surpass.
n. (out′gō′)pl. out·goes
1. Something that goes out, especially an expenditure or a cost.
2. The act or process of going out.
vb, -goes, -going, -went or -gone
(tr) to exceed or outstrip
1. (Commerce) cost; outgoings; outlay
2. something that goes out; outflow
out•go(n. ˈaʊtˌgoʊ; v. ˌaʊtˈgoʊ)
n., pl. -goes, n.
1. the act or process of going out.
2. money paid out.
3. something that goes out; outflow.v.t.
4. to go beyond; exceed.
5. to surpass or excel.
6. Archaic. to excel in speed.
Past participle: outgone
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|Noun||1.||outgo - money paid out; an amount spent |
cost - the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor
expense - money spent to perform work and usually reimbursed by an employer; "he kept a careful record of his expenses at the meeting"
transfer payment - a public expenditure (as for unemployment compensation or veteran's benefits) that is not for goods and services
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
|Verb||1.||outgo - be or do something to a greater degree; "her 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"|
beat, beat out, vanquish, trounce, crush, shell - come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
outsmart, outwit, overreach, circumvent, outfox, beat - beat through cleverness and wit; "I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors"
outgrow - grow faster than
outroar - roar louder than
outsail - sail faster or better than; "They outsailed the Roman fleet"
outdraw - draw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight
outsell - sell more than others; "This salesman outsells his colleagues"
outsell - be sold more often than other, similar products; "The new Toyota outsells the Honda by a wide margin"
outpace - surpass in speed; "Malthus believed that population increase would outpace increases in the means of subsistence"
outshine - attract more attention and praise than others; "This film outshone all the others in quality"
outrange - have a greater range than (another gun)
outweigh - be heavier than
outbrave - be braver than
out-herod - surpass someone in cruelty or evil
outfox - outdo someone in trickery
shame - surpass or beat by a wide margin
outmarch - march longer distances and for a longer time than; "This guy can outmarch anyone!"
outwear - last longer than others; "This material outwears all others"