Definitions

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  • v. To surpass in sounding.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To surpass in sounding.

Etymologies

out- +‎ sound (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It wasn't a minuet that we stepped; it was a prison -- a prison full of screaming hysterics, tied down so that they might not outsound the rolling of our carriage wheels as we went along the shaded avenues of the Taunus Wald.

    The Good Soldier

  • Their acoustic pickups outlast and outsound all others

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