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out·vote

 (out-vōt′)
tr.v. out·vot·ed, out·vot·ing, out·votes
1. To outdo in voting: The county seat outvoted the smaller towns.
2. To defeat (an opponent or proposal, for example) in voting.

outvote

(ˌaʊtˈvəʊt)
vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to defeat by a majority of votes

out•vote

(ˌaʊtˈvoʊt)

v.t. -vot•ed, -vot•ing.
to defeat in voting.

outvote


Past participle: outvoted
Gerund: outvoting

Imperative
outvote
outvote
Present
I outvote
you outvote
he/she/it outvotes
we outvote
you outvote
they outvote
Preterite
I outvoted
you outvoted
he/she/it outvoted
we outvoted
you outvoted
they outvoted
Present Continuous
I am outvoting
you are outvoting
he/she/it is outvoting
we are outvoting
you are outvoting
they are outvoting
Present Perfect
I have outvoted
you have outvoted
he/she/it has outvoted
we have outvoted
you have outvoted
they have outvoted
Past Continuous
I was outvoting
you were outvoting
he/she/it was outvoting
we were outvoting
you were outvoting
they were outvoting
Past Perfect
I had outvoted
you had outvoted
he/she/it had outvoted
we had outvoted
you had outvoted
they had outvoted
Future
I will outvote
you will outvote
he/she/it will outvote
we will outvote
you will outvote
they will outvote
Future Perfect
I will have outvoted
you will have outvoted
he/she/it will have outvoted
we will have outvoted
you will have outvoted
they will have outvoted
Future Continuous
I will be outvoting
you will be outvoting
he/she/it will be outvoting
we will be outvoting
you will be outvoting
they will be outvoting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outvoting
you have been outvoting
he/she/it has been outvoting
we have been outvoting
you have been outvoting
they have been outvoting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outvoting
you will have been outvoting
he/she/it will have been outvoting
we will have been outvoting
you will have been outvoting
they will have been outvoting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outvoting
you had been outvoting
he/she/it had been outvoting
we had been outvoting
you had been outvoting
they had been outvoting
Conditional
I would outvote
you would outvote
he/she/it would outvote
we would outvote
you would outvote
they would outvote
Past Conditional
I would have outvoted
you would have outvoted
he/she/it would have outvoted
we would have outvoted
you would have outvoted
they would have outvoted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outvote - defeat by a majority of votes; "The Democrats outvoted the Republicans"
vote - express one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution; cast a vote; "He voted for the motion"; "None of the Democrats voted last night"
Translations

outvote

[aʊtˈvəʊt] VT [+ proposal] → rechazar (por mayoría de votos); [+ party, person] → vencer (en la votación)
but I was outvotedpero en la votación perdí

outvote

[ˌaʊtˈvəʊt] vtmettre en minorité
to be outvoted → être mis en minorité
to outvote a proposal by 8 votes to 6 → rejeter une proposition par 8 votes contre 6

outvote

[ˌaʊtˈvəʊt] vt it was outvoted (by ...)fu respinto (con una maggioranza di...)
I wanted to go dancing but I was outvoted → volevo andare a ballare ma mi hanno messo in minoranza
References in classic literature ?
To all intents and purposes Roxy was as white as anybody, but the one sixteenth of her which was black outvoted the other fifteen parts and made her a Negro.
Biedenbach, with tears in his eyes, held that Wickson must die, and was quite relieved when we outvoted him and his horrible proposition.
When the rich are outvoted, as frequently happens, it is the joint treasury of the poor which exceeds their accumulations.
Miss Giggles (deficient in sentiment) did indeed profess that she, for her part, acknowledged such homage by making faces at the golden youth; but this young lady was outvoted by an immense majority.
Four years earlier, Republicans outvoted Democrats in early voting in those 10 counties.
David Cameron was outvoted over 60 times when he asked Brussels to pass resolutions which would benefit UK.
David Cameron was outvoted over sixty times when he asked Brussels to pass resolutions which would benefit UK.
Summary: England outvoted in plan to have Six Nations cut to five weeks
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Tuesday gave his assurance that the Senate and the House of Representatives would be voting separately amid apprehension the smaller upper chamber will be outvoted by the 294-member House of Representatives.
Show my husband and I are most at odds about Wes is outvoted as he's in a house full of girls, so he gets demoted to the cinema room and the girls get what they want.
PCB has told BCCI it is suing for compensation against BCCI's refusal to play bilateral series as per the agreement signed in 2014,' Sethi said after the ICC meeting in Dubai, which also outvoted the Big Three and India's dominance in ICC.
Our MEPs are not in favourable groups so tend to get outvoted and end up on the losing side.