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

 

outperform

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrm//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outperform
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrm//
 
he / she / it outperforms
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːmz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrmz//
 
past simple outperformed
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrmd//
 
past participle outperformed
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrmd//
 
-ing form outperforming
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtpəˈfɔːmɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtpərˈfɔːrmɪŋ//
 
 
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outperform somebody/something to achieve better results than somebody/something The company has consistently outperformed its larger rivals.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: outperform