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outclass

[out-klas, -klahs] /ˌaʊtˈklæs, -ˈklɑs/
verb (used with object)
1.
to surpass in excellence or quality, especially by a wide margin; be superior:
He far outclasses the other runners in the race.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; out- + class
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outclass

/ˌaʊtˈklɑːs/
verb (transitive)
1.
to surpass in class, quality, etc
2.
to defeat easily
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Word Origin and History for outclass
v.

1870, "to beat (a rival) so completely as to put him out of the same class," from out + class (v.).

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