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outdraw

[out-draw] /ˌaʊtˈdrɔ/
verb (used with object), outdrew, outdrawn, outdrawing.
1.
to draw a gun, revolver, etc., from a holster, faster than (an opponent or competitor):
She could outdraw any member of the club.
2.
to prove a greater attraction than; exceed in attracting an audience, patrons, attention, etc.:
She outdraws all male stars at the box office.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; out- + draw
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