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outnumber

US [aʊtˈnʌmbər]
UK [ˌaʊtˈnʌmbə(r)]
  • v.(在数量上)压倒
  • Web比…多;数目超过;在数量上超过
Simple Present:outnumbers  Present Participle:outnumbering  Past Tense:outnumbered  
outnumber
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~ sb/sth
(在数量上)压倒,比…多to be greater in number than sb/sth
The demonstrators were heavily outnumbered by the police.
示威者人数远不及警察人数。
In this profession, women outnumber men by two to one(= there are twice as many women as men) .
在这个行业,女性人数是男性的两倍。

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