to exceed in number
transitive verbout·num·bered, out·num·ber·ing, out·num·bers
To exceed the number of; be more numerous than.
(third-person singular simple present outnumbers, present participle outnumbering, simple past and past participle outnumbered)
- to be more in number than somebody or something.
- Women outnumbered men by two to one.
out- +â€Ž number