Instead, the perception was that they would attempt to outdo each other in the public eye.
So how did he outdo himself once again without even running for office?
One place Apple is expected to outdo its rivals is in music storage.
Since 1920, the Republicans have not managed to outdo the Democrats among Jewish voters.
He has publicly promised al Qaeda will outdo Mumbai in the West.
It is not the business of a translator to attempt to outdo all others in singing the praises of his raw material.
For an entire week, indeed, the weather had seemed to be trying to outdo itself.
Each builder seemed trying to outdo his neighbor in making a cheerful habitation for his dead.
Sallustius seems likely to outdo everybody in his attentions.
Why, I can outdo Alma when it comes to dancing down in the grill with the young people of an evening, or shopping.