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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To surpass in singing; to sing better than.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To surpass in singing. See breast, n., 6.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To surpass in power of breast, chest, or voice; outsing.


out- +‎ breast (Wiktionary)


  • _ (Mr Philip Beaufoy, palefaced, stands in the witnessbox, in accurate morning dress, outbreast pocket with peak of handkerchief showing, creased lavender trousers and patent boots.



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