outdoing

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

outdoing

  1. Present participle of outdo.

Noun[edit]

outdoing (plural outdoings)

  1. The act by which one person outdoes another.
    • 1805, George Cruikshank, ‎Robert Cruikshank, The Spirit of the Public Journals (quoting a correspondent, "Dangle")
      It appears to me to be saying next to nothing, when they say that such a performer is capital, another inferior, that one has outdone his usual outdoings, and that another has outdone the outdoings of every body else.