Definition of Outshame

1. to surpass in shaming [v -SHAMED, -SHAMING, -SHAMES] - See also: shaming



Lexicographical Neighbors of Outshame

outsells
outsend
outsending
outsentries
outsentry
outsert
outserts
outserve
outserved
outserves
outserving
outset
outsets
outsettler
outsettlers
outshame (current term)
outshamed
outshames
outshaming
outshine
outshined
outshines
outshining
outshone
outshoot
outshooting
outshoots
outshop
outshot
outshots

Literary usage of Outshame

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Empresses of Rome by Joseph McCabe (1911)
"... monarchy was presently to exhibit spectacles which would surpass all the horrors of its civil wars, and outshame the sordid reaches of its avarice. ..."

2. Woman in the Nineteenth Century, and Kindred Papers Relating to the Sphere by Margaret Fuller (1893)
"... the prey and spoil of the brute passions of Man ; for the stories frequent in our newspapers outshame antiquity, and vie with the horrors of war. ..."

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