Definition of outpoint in English:



  • 1Defeat (an opponent) on points.

    ‘he retained his featherweight title by outpointing the Colombian in twelve 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.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘The World and Olympic champion outpointed the teenager back in May, but he states: ‘I am now a very, very different fighter.’’
    • ‘He outpointed his opponent to win a unanimous decision.’
  • 2Nautical
    Sail closer to the wind than (another ship)