outwit

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From out- +‎ wit.

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outwit (third-person singular simple present outwits, present participle outwitting, simple past and past participle outwitted)

  1. (transitive) To get the better of; to outsmart, to beat in a competition of wits.

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 01:50