Sentence Examples


  • Male factory hands greatly outnumbered female, standing in the ratio of four to one.
  • We'd have waited for you, but we was outnumbered three to one and didn't have time to look for you.
  • The worst tumults occurred in November 1904, when Italian students and professors were attacked at Innsbruck without provocation; being outnumbered by a hundred to one the Italians were forced to use their revolvers in self-defence, and several persons were wounded on both sides.
  • "You're outnumbered, idiot," one of the others snapped.
  • Being greatly outnumbered, Howe had to stand on the defensive, but he baffled the French admiral at Sandy Hook, and defeated his attempt to take Newport in Rhode Island by a fine combination of caution and calculated daring.
 

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