Definition of 'outplay'
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The first two sets he completely outplayed me. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They were chasing three goals and were being comprehensively outplayed. The Sun (2012)They went behind, they froze and were totally outplayed. The Sun (2009)They outplayed the home team for most of the first game and enjoyed good moments in the second despite unfamiliar and challenging conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We got completely outplayed and didn't deserve anything. The Sun (2011)There was no shame in losing, but to be so comprehensively outplayed raises some awkward questions. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Because some of them outplayed my team that's been playing. The Sun (2010)The inexperienced home outfit were completely outplayed by a team that boasted 632 international caps between them. The Sun (2009)And the scoreline flattered the home side as they were completely outplayed by the Bees. The Sun (2012)A fitting winner against the lousy leaders who were completely outplayed for most of the game. The Sun (2008)They were completely outplayed and the shortcomings they've got in the squad were there for all to see. The Sun (2012)But it would also be unfair to single the goalkeeper out for criticism after a fixture in which City were so comprehensively outplayed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He said: 'We totally outplayed them. The Sun (2009)But at half-time Spurs would have been delighted with that having been totally outplayed. The Sun (2010)But on the pitch, and around the field, the team were outplayed in key areas. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Helpful But the double Major champion acknowledged he had been comprehensively outplayed. The Sun (2014)Don't make me laugh outplayed BOTH games this season. The Sun (2006)UNITED were totally outplayed and looked dead and buried at half-time 3-0 behind. The Sun (2011)
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