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outspend

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Pronunciation: /aʊtˈspɛnd
 
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Definition of outspend in English:

verb (past and past participle outspent)

[with object]
Spend more than (someone else): Democrats will outspend Republicans from now to the elections
More example sentences
  • It sounds like we were outspent in Washington, too.
  • Friedman had outspent him by a factor of almost 5 to 1.
  • It far outspent its rivals on weapons and used them more often.

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