Meaning : Be or do something to a greater degree.
Her performance surpasses that of any other student I know.
She outdoes all other athletes.
This exceeds all my expectations.
This car outperforms all others in its class.
exceed, outgo, outmatch, outperform, outstrip, surmount, surpass
Meaning : Get the better of.
The goal was to best the competition.
best, outflank, scoop, trump