Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To shoot better than (another): a pistol that easily outshoots others in its class; a basketball player who outshot all others on the team.
  • n. A protuberance, projection, or outgrowth: outshoots of brush on the high mountain slopes.

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  • v. To score more goals than the other side in a goal sport such as hockey or soccer

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To exceed or excel in shooting; to shoot beyond.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To surpass or excel in shooting.
  • To shoot beyond; overshoot.

Etymologies

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out- +‎ shoot

Examples

  • While a 911 crushes almost any car in almost every category, this rifle doesn't outshine the new M70s (or a Sako A7, or some Savages [some will outshoot the A7, both can shoot with or better than this thing]) to the same degree, so I can sympathize with the comparisons and complaints, they are very valid.

    Rifles of Interest: Montana High Country Series Ridgeline

  • Well, that, coupled with the fact no one could outshoot you, made you one scary mo-fo.

    Mercy Kill

  • The fool thought he could outshoot a Chicaza lord.

    Fire The Sky

  • You have to go custom or very high end to outshoot their rifles, and they still outshoot some of them.

    im planning on buying a .270 for my step dad for deer hunting next year.

  • I have friends that shoot the .338 Lapua for this but I can't stand its recoil and as a result of the recoil, I consistenly outshoot them at long range even though their cartriges are ballistically a LITTLE BIT more ideal.

    best caliber for 600+ yard shots

  • I'll take some of that wager that she can outshoot most "experienced" deer hunters.

    No B.S.

  • Lawmakers who are against the Model 94 in. 30-30 don't seem to realize that the Contender in 7mm Waters or Encore in any caliber you want (or one of the new S&W monster revolvers) can outshoot the Winchester. 30-30 all day long, at any range.

    And Now, A Really Manly Handgun

  • There are a lot of $400. oo rifles made the past couple years that will outshoot the bulk of the $700-1000 rifles of the past decade.

    Are Ruger Model 77s Accurate Rifles? I Wonder.

  • There is nothing hotter than a woman wearing full camo, with bloody hands holding up her kill, or a woman who can outshoot the men around her in a target competition.

    The 2010 SHOT Show Booth Babe Roundup

  • Yes | No | Report from mattreney wrote 35 weeks 3 days ago only two years but theyve been the best experiences of my life i also started with an old .410 handed down three generations i think so i should be the fourth hunter in our family to use it and it can still outshoot many of the modern guns

    how long have you guys been hnting? Ive been hunting for about 2 years now, I know I should have started earlier.

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