transitive verb-·shone′ or -·shined′, -·shin′ing
- to shine brighter or longer than (another)
- to surpass; excel
to shine forth
verbout·shone, out·shin·ing, out·shines
- a. To shine brighter than.b. To be more beautiful, splendid, or flamboyant than.
- To surpass in obvious excellence; outdo.
To shine forth.
(third-person singular simple present outshines, present participle outshining, simple past and past participle outshone or outshined)
out- +"Ž shine