outwent


outwent

verb

  1. simple past tense of outgo.

noun, plural out·goes.

  1. the act or process of going out: Her illness occasioned a tremendous outgo of affectionate concern.
  2. money paid out; expenditure: a record of income and outgo.
  3. something that goes out; outflow: The outgo of electrical energy had to be increased.

verb (used with object), out·went, out·gone, out·go·ing.

  1. to go beyond; outdistance: to outgo the minimum rquirements.
  2. to surpass, excel, or outdo: Each child was encouraged to outgo the others.
  3. Archaic. to go faster than; excel in speed.

verb (ˌaʊtˈɡəʊ) -goes, -going, -went or -gone

  1. (tr) to exceed or outstrip

noun (ˈaʊtˌɡəʊ)

  1. cost; outgoings; outlay
  2. something that goes out; outflow

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