outtell

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

out- +‎ tell

Verb[edit]

outtell (third-person singular simple present outtells, present participle outtelling, simple past and past participle outtold)

  1. (transitive) To surpass in telling, counting, or reckoning.
    I have outtold the clock. — Beaumont and Fletcher.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.