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

 

outshine

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪn//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outshine
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪn//
 
he / she / it outshines
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪnz//
 
past simple outshone
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃɒn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃoʊn//
 
past participle outshone
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃɒn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃoʊn//
 
-ing form outshining
BrE BrE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaʊtˈʃaɪnɪŋ//
 
 
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outshine somebody/something to be more impressive than somebody/something; to be better than somebody/something He far outshone the rest of the class.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: outshine