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out·point

 (out-point′)
tr.v. out·point·ed, out·point·ing, out·points
1. Nautical To sail closer to the wind than (another vessel).
2. Sports To surpass (an opponent, especially a boxer) in the number of points won.

outpoint

(ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt)
vb (tr)
1. to score more points than
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical to sail closer to the wind (point higher) than (another sailing vessel)

out•point

(ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt)

v.t.
1. to excel in number of points, as in a competition or contest.
2. to sail closer to the wind than (another ship).
[1585–95]

outpoint


Past participle: outpointed
Gerund: outpointing

Imperative
outpoint
outpoint
Present
I outpoint
you outpoint
he/she/it outpoints
we outpoint
you outpoint
they outpoint
Preterite
I outpointed
you outpointed
he/she/it outpointed
we outpointed
you outpointed
they outpointed
Present Continuous
I am outpointing
you are outpointing
he/she/it is outpointing
we are outpointing
you are outpointing
they are outpointing
Present Perfect
I have outpointed
you have outpointed
he/she/it has outpointed
we have outpointed
you have outpointed
they have outpointed
Past Continuous
I was outpointing
you were outpointing
he/she/it was outpointing
we were outpointing
you were outpointing
they were outpointing
Past Perfect
I had outpointed
you had outpointed
he/she/it had outpointed
we had outpointed
you had outpointed
they had outpointed
Future
I will outpoint
you will outpoint
he/she/it will outpoint
we will outpoint
you will outpoint
they will outpoint
Future Perfect
I will have outpointed
you will have outpointed
he/she/it will have outpointed
we will have outpointed
you will have outpointed
they will have outpointed
Future Continuous
I will be outpointing
you will be outpointing
he/she/it will be outpointing
we will be outpointing
you will be outpointing
they will be outpointing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outpointing
you have been outpointing
he/she/it has been outpointing
we have been outpointing
you have been outpointing
they have been outpointing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outpointing
you will have been outpointing
he/she/it will have been outpointing
we will have been outpointing
you will have been outpointing
they will have been outpointing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outpointing
you had been outpointing
he/she/it had been outpointing
we had been outpointing
you had been outpointing
they had been outpointing
Conditional
I would outpoint
you would outpoint
he/she/it would outpoint
we would outpoint
you would outpoint
they would outpoint
Past Conditional
I would have outpointed
you would have outpointed
he/she/it would have outpointed
we would have outpointed
you would have outpointed
they would have outpointed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outpoint - sail closer to the wind than
navigation, pilotage, piloting - the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place
sail - travel on water propelled by wind; "I love sailing, especially on the open sea"; "the ship sails on"
2.outpoint - score more points than one's opponents
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"
Translations

outpoint

[ˌaʊtˈpɔɪnt] VT (Boxing) → ganar por puntos a
References in classic literature ?
By fully half a point it outpointed the Reindeer, and I began to feel respect for the clumsy craft.
The Auditorium at the BT Convention Centre, with its plush red-seated, cinema-like look, was the setting as 'The Monk' ended the year with three points victories and a title, having outpointed Ben Wager back in July for the thenvacant Central Area crown.
Other results: Sid Bowater (Wolverhampton) outpointed Ali Wyatt (Torquay) 40-36.
The Leeds boxer outpointed Nigeria's Oluwatoyin Oladeji to reach the flyweight quarter-finals on the firstever night of women's boxing at a Commonwealth Games.
Despite the losses, Cleary says the 26-year-old flyweight has been showing promise and he outpointed Ahmed Hadramiv (Ingle Boxing Academy).
Andrew 'El Cannon' Buchanan looked sharp after eight years out, beating Dean Walker 40-36; Rob Ismay outpointed Simeon Cover 40-37; Craig Dixon defeated Kevin McCauley 40-37 to retain his unbeaten record; Davey Ferguson Jnr was outpointed by Matt Seawright 39-37; and Paul O'Hagan was taken the distance for the first time but still beat Jody Meikle on points 39-37.
Harrison's problems outside the ring have been well documented and it looked as if time had caught up on the 35-year-old Scot when he was comprehensively outpointed by the hungry Liam Walsh at Wembley.
The Nottingham boxer outpointed teak-tough Armenian Arthur Abraham in a fight that laid to rest the awful memory of that David Haye-Audley Harrison non-event earlier this month.
Evans, left, had to dig deep in the final rounds of a brave performance in which he outpointed Chris Long from Calne 97-95 at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall.
In one of nine undercard bouts, Cleveland Gym's Sam Reeve outpointed Steve Suttle from Stockton.
India won their first Olympic boxing medal when middleweight Vijender Kumar outpointed Ecuador's Carlos Goncora in the Beijing quarter-finals.
But he was less than impressive as he outpointed veteran Julius Francis.