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.
  • "You're outnumbered, idiot," one of the others snapped.
  • 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.
  • The chief centre, however, of the fishery in the west of England is at Newlyn, near Penzance, where the small local sailing boats are outnumbered by hundreds of large boats, both sail and steam, which come chiefly from Lowestoft for the season.
 

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