Is outshine one word?

verb (used with object), out·shone or out·shined, out·shin·ing. to surpass in shining; shine more brightly than. to surpass in splendor, ability, achievement, excellence, etc.: a product that outshone all competitors; to outshine one’s classmates.

What’s surpassing mean?

1 : to become better, greater, or stronger than : exceed surpassed her rivals surpassed all expectations. 2 : to go beyond : overstep. 3 : to transcend the reach, capacity, or powers of a beauty that surpasses description.

What outgrow means?

to grow too large or too mature for
Definition of outgrow transitive verb. 1 : to grow or increase faster than mankind is outgrowing food supplies— R. C. Murphy. 2 : to grow too large or too mature for outgrew his best suit the need to outgrow the habit of war— Norman Cousins.

What is the past tense of outgrow?

Outgrow verb forms

Infinitive Present Participle Past Tense
outgrow outgrowing outgrew

What is outshine person?

Britannica Dictionary definition of OUTSHINE. [+ object] : to do better than (someone or something) : to earn more respect or attention than (someone or something) They’re determined to outshine [=outdo, outperform] their competition. She outshines all the other actors in the film.

What is the opposite of outshine?

Opposite of to outdo or be superior to. aid. fail. help. lose.

How do you use the word surpass?

Surpass in a Sentence 🔉

  1. Since my husband is very competitive, I know he will try and surpass my videogame score.
  2. The teacher’s gifted students are exceptionally bright and never fail to surpass her academic expectations.
  3. Because the economy is doing well, we expect sales to surpass ten million dollars this year.

What is the antonym of surpass?

What is the opposite of surpass?

fail follow
be less than succumb
submit concede
fold waive
explain clear