Definitions

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  • v. To campaign better than (as for a political position).

Etymologies

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out- +‎ campaign

Examples

  • SNOW: Republican presidential hopeful Senator John McCain earlier this week campaigning in Burlington, Vermont, setting contrast with the Democratic presidential contenders and he says that he believes that he can outcampaign and outperform the Democratic challengers.

    CNN Transcript Feb 17, 2008

  • MCCAIN: I know I have to outcampaign my opponent in every respect, and so, I do not underestimate.

    CNN Transcript Jun 21, 2008

  • MCCAIN: I believe I can outcampaign the other candidates.

    CNN Transcript Nov 4, 2007

  • He had planned to be scurrying Wednesday to outcampaign his own runoff opponent, so he got some rest Tuesday.

    ajc.com - News

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