Predicate: outweigh

Roleset id: outweigh.01 , to weigh more, be more significant than, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

outweigh.01: OUTWEIGH-V NOTES: Frames file for 'outweigh' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from outweigh.01-v predicate notes)


outweigh (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: entity weighed (vnrole: 90-1-Theme)
        Arg1-PPT: entity compared to (vnrole: 90-1-co-theme)

Example: transitive

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

        In a decision in April of this year , Judge Roger Miner , [*-1] joined [*-2]by Judge Frank Altimari , agreed on [*] denying the injunction and did not doubt that `` Bare-Faced Messiah '' was a serious work but rejected Judge Leval 's argument that the public interest in scholarship could outweigh the sanctity of copyright .

        Arg0: the public interest in scholarship
        Argm-mod: could
        Rel: outweigh
        Arg1: the sanctity of copyright