outdrew outdrew

Definition(s):

  • (v) draw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight

Usage(s):

  1. Even in the Negro wards, from which the Democrats feared a strong protest vote, Daley outdrew Waner 5 to 1.
  2. Two Sundays ago the show's first appearance in its weekly time slot outdrew in ratings another durable American institution, Archie Bunker.
  3. Less than two miles away, however, Johns Hopkins University was host to Navy in another homecoming game that outdrew the Orioles at the gate 8,200 fans to 7,177.

News

  • Universal’s ‘Despicable Me 2’ Tops Theater Sales

    The picture outdrew Johnny Depp in Walt Disney Co. (DIS) ’s costly “The Lone Ranger,” which had sales of $9.67 million in its debut, researcher Hollywood.com Box-Office said today in an e-mailed statement.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

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