Definition of Outshines

1. Verb. (third-person singular of outshine) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Outshines

1. outshine [v] - See also: outshine

Lexicographical Neighbors of Outshines

outserts
outserve
outserved
outserves
outserving
outset
outsets
outsettler
outsettlers
outshame
outshamed
outshames
outshaming
outshine
outshined
outshines (current term)
outshining
outshone
outshoot
outshooting
outshoots
outshop
outshot
outshots
outshout
outshouted
outshouting
outshouts
outshow
outshut

Literary usage of Outshines

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

1. The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1837)
"... who, I hear from all hands, so far outshines all the Florentine beauties, that none of them dare appear before her. I shall take great pleasure in being ..."

2. A Grammar of the Idiom of the New Testament by Georg Benedikt Winer, Gottlieb Lünemann, Edward Masson, Joseph Henry Thayer (1877)
"... what appears foolishness in God's arrangements is not only wisdom, but is even wiser than men, outshines all the wisdom of men. 231 §38. SUPERLATIVE. ..."

3. Book of Family Prayer: Bible Lessons with Meditations for Each Day, Arranged by Nils Jakob Jensen Laache (1902)
"... And Jacob's Star outshines the sun. 35. Second Christmas Day. I. Lord Jesus, gather us by thy word under the wings of thy grace. Amen. ..."

4. The Mohawks: A Satirical Poem with Notes by Morgan (Sydney), Lady Morgan (1822)
"... Lay Lords in reputation soar ;16 Where Cr-kr, like the Queen of Night, Fairly outshines each minor light." 15 Quietum Pompili regnum memorem, ..."

5. The Centennial of Religious Journalism. "Thy Kingdom Come." by John Pressley Barrett (1908)
"name of Christ are called by the most worthy name on earth, a name which as much outshines all others, as the sun outshines the moon, stars, ..."

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