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

 

outrank

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outrank
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋk//
 
he / she / it outranks
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋks//
 
past simple outranked
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkt//
 
past participle outranked
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkt//
 
-ing form outranking
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈræŋkɪŋ//
 
 
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outrank somebody to be of higher rank, quality, etc. than somebody Colonel Jones outranks everyone here.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: outrank