outpoll

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out·poll

 (out-pōl′)
tr.v. out·polled, out·poll·ing, out·polls
To win more votes than: She outpolled her rival by a wide margin.
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outpoll

(ˌaʊtˈpəʊl)
vb (tr)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to win more votes than
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So, even though Sanders outpolls Clinton in New Hampshire and Iowa, big media withhold the coverage he needs to gain name recognition nationwide.
Voters prefer Modi to Gandhi as prime minister in virtually every state - and among 18 to 25-year-old voters the BJP outpolls Congress almost two-to-one.
That's in spite of the fact that Cameron still outpolls Labour leader Ed Miliband on personal approval and economic management, according to the survey commissioned by Conservative upper-house lawmaker Michael Ashcroft.
Obama outpolls former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty by 19 points and Palin by 23 points.
In turn, McCain outpolls Obama by a wide 17-point margin among married men, but holds a smaller 6-point advantage among married women.
"As far as I know he outpolls me as far as the sexiest man in the world is concerned - though obviously it is a close run thing.
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Among registered voters nationwide, McCain and Obama are even at 45%, while McCain outpolls Clinton by a single point, 46% to 45%.
Clinton outpolls Obama among both white Catholics (57% to 34%) and nonwhite Catholics (53% to 42%).
Synopsis: For the first time in weeks, Hillary Clinton outpolls Barack Obama in national Democratic preferences, 48% to 44%.