a natural development, product, or result:
to consider truancy an outgrowth of parental neglect.
an additional, supplementary result.
a growing out or forth.
something that grows out; offshoot; excrescence.
a thing growing out of a main body
a development, result, or consequence
the act of growing out
1837, from out (adv.) + growth. Figurative sense “natural product” is earlier (1828).
[out-ges] /ˌaʊtˈgɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. to anticipate correctly the actions or intentions of; outwit.
[out-flahy] /ˌaʊtˈflaɪ/ verb (used with object), outflew, outflown, outflying. 1. to surpass in , especially in speed or distance: to outfly the speed of sound. verb (used without object), outflew, outflown, outflying. 2. Literary. to out or forth.
[out-foo t] /ˌaʊtˈfʊt/ verb (used with object) 1. to surpass (another person) in running, walking, etc.; outstrip. 2. to outsail; excel (another boat) in speed. /ˌaʊtˈfʊt/ verb (transitive) 1. (of a boat) to go faster than (another boat) 2. to surpass in running, dancing, etc
[out-guhn] /ˌaʊtˈgʌn/ verb (used with object), outgunned, outgunning. 1. to exceed in firepower. 2. to outdo or overwhelm, as by superior forces: Local manufacturers have been outgunned by the overseas competition. /ˌaʊtˈɡʌn/ verb (transitive) -guns, -gunning, -gunned 1. to surpass in fire power 2. to surpass in shooting 3. (informal) to surpass or excel v. […]