Definition of outpoint in English:



[with object]Boxing
  • Defeat (an opponent) on points.

    ‘Berbick outpointed him easily’
    • ‘He outpointed his opponent to win a unanimous decision.’
    • ‘Thirteen months later he outpointed him in a rematch.’
    • ‘A southpaw, he suffered his first and only defeat in his seventh bout when he was outpointed over 10 rounds.’
    • ‘They were able to outpoint their host country opponents in one bout each, in a match that lasted a total of 26 minutes 47 seconds and resulted in a 34 to 15 score line.’
    • ‘The World and Olympic champion outpointed the teenager back in May, but he states: ‘I am now a very, very different fighter.’’