Definitions

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  • v. To surpass in bragging.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To surpass in bragging; hence, to make appear inferior.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To surpass in bragging or bravado; outbrave.
  • To surpass in beauty.

Etymologies

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out- +‎ brag

Examples

  • In particular did Petrushka make friends with Grigory the butler, although at first the pair showed a tendency to outbrag one another — Petrushka beginning by throwing dust in

    Dead Souls

  • Not easy, foreseer, believe you me 'tis not, when you could outbrag the crew of 'em save 'tis a Naval secret. "

    Ensign Flandry

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