Sentence Examples with the word Outgeneralled

In 422 he was sent to recapture Amphipolis, but was outgeneralled by Brasidas and killed.

Robert Devereux, earl of Essex, came over in 1599 with a great army, but did nothing of moment, was outgeneralled and outwitted by Tyrone, and threw up his command to enter on the mad and criminal career which led to the scaffold.