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American English: /ˌaʊtpərˈfɔrm/
British English: /aʊtpəˈfɔːm/

Translation of outperform in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (perform better than)
    Example sentences
    • The fly-by-wire concept allows combat aircraft to perform incredible maneuvers and outperform the enemy.
    • Other researchers have found that when essay exams are used to evaluate performance, women outperformed their male counterparts.
    • Maybe it's that the duct-tape efficiency has the capacity to transcend design - to outperform its specifications.
  • 2 (be more profitable than)
    Example sentences
    • The debate about whether property investment will outperform an investment in the stock market will run and run.
    • Even if foreign investments outperform domestic ones, he adds, higher fees eat up the extra return.
    • The way I learned it is that in the long run stock investments outperform bonds.
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