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- v. To spell better than.
We'd get to spelling, he wouldn't let me outspell him.
It was fairly dazzling to feel oneself slowly creeping up from the foot of the class, and she found a strange exhilaration in setting herself against a rival and striving to outspell her in a match.
"I think," said Jim, "that they can outspell any school about here."
"I could outspell you without an effort; books have been my partners when you had rather dance.