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Definition of outgun verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

outgun

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌn//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outgun
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌn//
 
he / she / it outguns
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnz//
 
past simple outgunned
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnd//
 
past participle outgunned
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnd//
 
-ing form outgunning
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈɡʌnɪŋ//
 
 
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[often passive] outgun somebody/something to have greater military strength than somebody (figurative) The England team was completely outgunned.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: outgun