Example sentences for: outnumber

How can you use “outnumber” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Insult to injury: The NYT reports that in Golcuk relief workers now outnumber residents.

  • The NYT quantifies the situation, noting that in Kosovo, ethnic Albanians outnumber Serbs nine to one.

  • It’s great fun, and the locals usually outnumber the tourists.

  • If we outnumber this alien being, our instinct tells us to kill it and ask questions later (or, at the very least, discriminate against it and keep it in a manageable place).

  • While facing the challenges of an ever-growing population that may outnumber even that of China by the beginning of the next century, India remains the largest democracy and one of the top ten industrial powers in the world.

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