In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- To say they were outclassed would be an injustice, but to say their efforts were more laboured is a necessary concession to Galway.
- It is difficult to explain what happened after that but a team that had not performed as a cohesive unit all season came together to totally outclass their visitors.
- And are newspapers just outclassing the networks?
- She removed it, a thick volume about business metrics and outclassing your competitor, a slip of yellow paper used as a book mark.
- There is no doubt Scotland would have been outclassed.
- And for 45 minutes they not only looked capable of beating Chelsea, but also outclassing them.
- They were simply outclassed by a side improving with every outing.
- They have proved themselves a very capable side this season, but were thoroughly outclassed on this occasion.
- The amateurs from Halifax never showed any sign of throwing in the towel even though they were hopelessly outclassed all across the park.
- But it was only on the resumption that thing got really interesting, and the home side put up a great show to totally outclass their opponents.
- Had he succeeded he would have outclassed one of his predecessors, who was famously described as incapable of walking and chewing gum at the same time.
- They were totally outclassed and beaten off the field by a far superior and very good Australian team.
- Now, only a French-run patisserie outclasses her.
- No other single sportsman is so obsessed with winning or so totally outclasses the rest of the competition.
- The economy has grown by more than 9 percent for the past several years, booking 9.9 percent in the first quarter of this year alone, and far outclasses its peers in the region.
- That may have been the case several years ago when Canadian teams were periodically outclassed, but not anymore.
- Their manager may not want his side measured against the Old Firm, but they are outclassing everyone else in the division.
- They showed endeavour for 100 minutes and were outclassed but not disgraced.
- However, I had a view of what masculinity involved and he totally outclassed me.
- Well, no, it couldn't; it's completely outclassed by the competition.
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