Definitions

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  • v. To throw out.
  • v. To excel in throwing, as in ball playing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To throw out.
  • transitive v. To excel in throwing, as in ball playing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To throw out; cast forth.
  • n. Something thrown out; the act of throwing out; ejection.
  • n. The act of throwing out of line; the state of being thrown out of line.

Etymologies

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out- +‎ throw

Examples

  • What if every second man who came in could outthrow her?

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  • There may, indeed, have been northern boys of thirteen who could outthrow the

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  • We needed the ability to throw the ball over people's head, and JaMarcus has obviously shown he can outthrow most everything.

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  • You can’t outshoot them at pool or outthrow them at dice, and when these divas start their derby dance, they’ll roll right on over you.

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