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English definition of “not to be outdone”

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not to be outdone

not wanting someone else to do something better than you: Pat was wearing an outrageous purple dress, so, not to be outdone, I put on my new gold suit.
Translations of “not to be outdone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不甘落後, 不服輸, 不甘示弱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不甘落后, 不服输, 不甘示弱…
(Definition of not to be outdone from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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