Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 8 months ago

what's the meaning of "outdone"?


I was watching a movies, a woman, her husband was beating her and stole her money, he didn't enough money to to lawyer, so she said, "I don't know what to do, I'm so outdone."

what does "outdone" mean?

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  • 8 months ago
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    beaten as in losing, outdone means the other person far exceeded them in this "game", the contest (not a real game, but a metaphorical battle just the same).  She lost the fight, by a lot, actually.  outdone.  Her performance was totally inadequate in comparison to her husband's efforts.

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