outscore

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v outscore score more points than one's opponents
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Usage

In literature:

If we all hang together, I think we can outscore 'em!
"Interference and Other Football Stories" by Harold M. Sherman
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In poetry:

Delight and peace from Thee we hail,
Thy hand Thy people's sin outscored,
Drew o'er iniquity a veil
Nor gave wrongdoing its reward.
"Establish Peace" by Shlomo ibn Gabirol

In news:

Nick Wass / the associated press archives Heat forward LeBron James knows the sky is falling as he looks at the scoreboard to see his team being outscored by the Washington Wizards.
Offensively, Ferriday outscored Jena 5-1.
Aycock outscored Rosewood on its way to a 66-46, non-conference victory on Wednesday evening.
The Broncos are outscoring their opponents by 71 points (127-56) in the fourth quarter this season.
NEW ORLEANS — Having outscored Tulane 20-0 in the second half, it seemed all that remained for SMU was to celebrate.
Peyton Manning's mission: Outscore longtime coach.
The Indians outscored two-time defending NIC-10 champ Auburn 10-2 in the third quarter to open a 34-23 lead.
We learned yesterday that on the world's most notable test for student performance in math and science, Massachusetts' students outscored the nation and most of their international peers, again.
Peyton Manning 's mission: Outscore longtime coach.
Frederick outscored Tuscarora 18-6 in the first quarter.
However, Nevada outscored the Mustangs 16-4 in the third and the teams came to a 10-10 stalemate in the fourth to end the game.
Grinnell added to its nine-point halftime lead by outscoring the Mustangs 20-5 in the third quarter.
Kevin Martin entered the game twice Sunday, and the Thunder outscored Cleveland each time OKC was plus-25 on the scoreboard when Martin was on the floor.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M used a dominating performance in the paint, outscoring the Demons 42-18 from the inside and defeating Northwestern State 78-65 on Monday night.
In his first start at point guard, Jordan Crawford had a rough beginning but a strong finish, outscoring New Orleans, 12-10, in the fourth quarter.
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