verb (used with object), outvoted, outvoting.
to outdo or defeat in :
The rural districts outvoted the urban districts. The measure was outvoted by the farmers.
(transitive) to defeat by a majority of votes
[vahy] /vaɪ/ verb (used without object), vied, vying. 1. to strive in competition or rivalry with another; contend for superiority: Swimmers from many nations were vying for the title. verb (used with object), vied, vying. 2. Archaic. to put forward in competition or rivalry. 3. Obsolete. to stake in card playing. /vaɪ/ verb vies, vying, […]
[out-weyt] /ˌaʊtˈweɪt/ verb (used with object) 1. to surpass in or expecting; longer than. 2. Archaic. to lie in ambush longer than.
[out-wawk] /ˌaʊtˈwɔk/ verb (used with object) 1. to outdo in ; faster or farther than. 2. to beyond: to outwalk the lights of the city.
[out-werd] /ˈaʊt wərd/ adjective 1. proceeding or directed toward the outside or exterior, or away from a central point: the outward flow of gold; the outward part of a voyage. 2. pertaining to or being what is seen or apparent, as distinguished from the underlying nature, facts, etc.; pertaining to surface qualities only; superficial: outward […]