transitive verb-·vot′ed, -·vot′ing
to defeat in voting
transitive verbout·vot·ed, out·vot·ing, out·votes
- To outdo in voting: The county seat outvoted the smaller towns.
- To defeat (an opponent or proposal, for example) in voting.
(third-person singular simple present outvotes, present participle outvoting, simple past and past participle outvoted)