verb (outmans, outmanning, outmanned)[with object] (often as adjective outmanned)
Outnumber: outgunned and outmanned armies
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- The play is designed to outman the defense at the point of attack and create a shorter corner, or outside perimeter, by blocking down with the offensive linemen and pulling two linemen around.
- Scanning those that were coming at us, it seemed that we would outman them.
- Besides being critically short of fuel, Rommel was outgunned and outmanned by the British.
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