What does the word outdo mean?

Usage examples for outdo

  1. The round- up of the Bar- 20 was taking place, and each of the two outfits tried to outdo the other and each individual strove for a prize. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  2. In 1490, during the last siege of Granada, he determined on a deed which should outdo all feats of heroism and defiance ever performed by Moslem warriors. – Cathedrals of Spain by John A. (John Allyne) Gade
  3. Do you not know that even a weakling by nature may, by dint of exercise and practice, come to outdo a giant who neglects his body? – The Memorabilia Recollections of Socrates by Xenophon