from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To weigh more than.
- transitive v. To be more significant than; exceed in value or importance: The benefits outweigh the risks.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To exceed in weight or mass.
- v. To exceed in importance or value.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To exceed in weight or value.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To exceed in weight; weigh more or be heavier than; turn the scale against; overweigh; overbalance; surpass in gravity or importance.
- To be too great a burden or task for; over-task.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. weigh more heavily
- v. be heavier than
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