Outdone in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Outdone

past participle of outdo

Short Example Sentences for Outdone

  • 1. Would you be outdone in such a contest? 🔊
  • 2. No one was to be outdone in adventurous recital. 🔊
  • 3. He was never outdone in atrocities by his enemies. 🔊
  • 4. The chef had outdone himself, hoping to be kept on. 🔊
  • 5. Every European nation has outdone us. 🔊
  • 6. But Dora would not be outdone in magnanimity. 🔊
  • 7. You will hardly bear to be long outdone by Jane. 🔊
  • 8. However, Gizzard was not to be outdone in politeness. 🔊
  • 9. And in sympathy for either Mary was outdone by neither. 🔊
  • 10. To be outdone by May Hutchings was intolerable. 🔊
  • 11. He has even outdone Quintus Curtius. 🔊
  • 12. But the pride and resolution on his face were outdone by the serenity of hers. 🔊
  • 13. Thus the poor artisans and sailors were outdone by the gentry. 🔊
  • 14. Not to be outdone by him, they bent to their walking and made excellent time. 🔊
  • 15. But Lafitte was a general not to be outdone by such a show of force. 🔊
  • 16. And Geissler, was he to be outdone by an engineer on a copper mine? 🔊
  • 17. This woke up Dorothy Lockwood, who would not be outdone by her twin. 🔊

How to use Outdone in Sentences?

  • 1. Her final inspection before he left could not have been outdone in severity by Lee herself. 🔊
  • 2. Bindle, not to be outdone in savoir-faire, picked up the menu and regarded it with wrinkled brow. 🔊
  • 3. Jack, seeing it, was sorry he was bareheaded, for he hated to be outdone in such courtesy. 🔊
  • 4. This American from up in the village had outdone him; he was nothing beside such a man. 🔊
  • 5. Handsome, rich, and brave, he had, at five-and-twenty, outdone the lists of all known Don Juans. 🔊
  • 6. We are only too glad of his help, and not to be outdone in politeness we simultaneously raise our hats to him. 🔊
  • 7. Her gesture of despair when the other girl came up was so lovingly insulting it could not have been outdone by the best of mothers. 🔊
  • 8. The philanthropists who founded this infantile colony would have outdone but by a very little those who thrust the reluctant negroes into freedom. 🔊
  • 9. He had outdone his part, and thus enhanced the advantage that she held over him to a degree that made her determined to keep the paper. 🔊
  • 10. In all creation" to be outdone in the field of enterprise by the old Britishers? 🔊
  • 11. Aunt Cordelia had enough trouble getting her to practice on week-days to be outdone with the question. 🔊
  • 12. The people along this part of the road had simply outdone themselves in the matter of arches, there being one at every hundred yards almost. 🔊
  • 13. He had been outdone by men who fought their cases, and his popularity was due to affable manners, and not to admiration of his power or talents. 🔊
  • 14. Mr. Balfour, who simply cannot be outdone in international courtesy, saw the ten and raised it to twenty. 🔊
  • 15. Here were civilization and courtesy, and, not to be outdone in these qualities, I ordered a salute from our terrorite guns. 🔊
  • 16. This was apparently a challenge to Kerry not to be outdone in barbarity by Cork, her neighbour and rival. 🔊
  • 17. Outranged and outdone in speed, the German ship was soon driven ashore in a sinking condition, with a funnel down and steering gear disabled. 🔊
  • 18. The crew had outdone themselves in making everything about the vessel even more than ordinarily clean and bright, and everyone was arrayed in holiday attire. 🔊