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overmatch

[oh-ver-mach]
verb (used with object)
1.
to be more than a match for; surpass; defeat: an assignment that clearly overmatched his abilities; an able task force that overmatched the enemy fleet.
2.
to match (a competitor) against another of superior strength, ability, or the like.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English overmacchen. See over-, match2

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overmatch
 
vb
1.  to be more than a match for
2.  to match with a superior opponent
 
n
3.  a person superior in ability
4.  a match in which one contestant is superior

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