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outvote

verb [T usually passive] uk   /ˌaʊtˈvəʊt/ us    /-ˈvoʊt/
to defeat someone by winning a greater number of votes: The Democrats were outvoted, as usual.informal I suggested we should go for a pizza, but I was outvoted (= most people did not want to) so we went for a curry.
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