Predicate: outsell

Roleset id: outsell.01 , sell better, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

outsell.01: OUTSELL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'outsell' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. Comparison with other 'out...' verbs (outrun, outpace, etc). (from outsell.01-v predicate notes)


outsell (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: better seller
        Arg1-PPT: other seller
        Arg2-EXT: margin

Example: die Microsoft, die!

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        He estimated that 1-2-3 outsold Microsoft's Excel spreadsheet by four-to-one in the quarter, and held a 70% or better share of the spreadsheet market.

        Arg0: 1-2-3
        Rel: outsold
        Arg1: Microsoft 's Excel spreadsheet
        Arg2: by four-to-one
        Argm-tmp: in the quarter