Outmantle Out*man"tle, v. t. To excel in mantling; hence, to excel in splendor, as of dress. [R.] [1913 Webster]

And with poetic trappings grace thy prose, Till it outmantle all the pride of verse. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

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  • outmantle — outmanˈtle transitive verb (archaic or poetic) To excel in dress or ornament • • • Main Entry: ↑out * * * outmantle to outmapped: see out …   Useful english dictionary

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