Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To shoot better than (another).
  • noun A protuberance, projection, or outgrowth.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb sports, US To score more goals than the other side in a goal sport such as hockey or soccer

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

out- +‎ shoot

Examples

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

    No B.S.

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

    No B.S.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • The fool thought he could outshoot a Chicaza lord.

    Fire The Sky

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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