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outshine

Verb

1 shine brighter than; "What star outshines the sun?"
2 attract more attention and praise than others; "This film outshone all the others in quality" [also: outshone]

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Etymology

Verb

  1. to shine brighter than something else
  2. to exceed something or someone else, especially in an obvious or flamboyant manner

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