Definitions

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  • adj. being in the position of having insufficient weapons.
  • v. Past participle of outgun

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Examples

  • R’s were just plain outgunned and outclassed, even with all their sugar daddies’ dollars in play … (gonna be hell to pay for wastin’em too, i imagine) but here’s your bright side, righties – you can use that surplus of watb tears to put up a lot of pickles this summer. enjoy your HCR, and be sure to join us for the next episode of Democracy vs. The Foxzombies.

    Think Progress » Fox ‘News’ cheerleads for Tea Party protesters.

  • Third, as a Democrat, you are always vulnerable to being "outgunned" by an even more extreme pro-gun Republican.

    Dennis A. Henigan: NRA Snubs Harry Reid: Lessons Learned?

  • It was lightly mocking, which I suppose is nice, but still... quoting Plimer on "outgunned"?

    Shooting blanks

  • Both you and Gene helped me tremendously when I felt "outgunned" among the Comic Scholars at PCA.

    Review: Walk the Line

  • Taliban have been fighting somebody or other pretty much since 1979, for much of that time they have been 'outgunned', by Soviets, or by ISAF.

    Army Rumour Service

  • About 95% of Americans are totally "outgunned" here and Congress will only tinker around the edges, unless they break them up.

    Yahoo! News: Top Stories

  • Ackman said in an interview yesterday that his venture was "outgunned" by CW's legal team in court.

    Ackman's Group Exits Stuyvesant Town Investment With $45 Million Intact - Bloomberg

  • Ackman said in an interview yesterday that his venture was "outgunned" by

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • The Boston Globe's reporting noted that New England had been "outgunned" by other states for the funds, pointing out that California and Florida had each gotten $2.3 and $1.2 billion respectively, and that an improved southern coastal route via Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts had been denied funding. search type:

    The Valley Advocate: News

  • Reinhart said that the crew wasn't armed and that members weren't meant to exchange fire with pirates and be "outgunned" in the process.

    American Chronicle

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