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outsmart

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Pronunciation: /aʊtˈsmɑːt
 
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Definition of outsmart in English:

verb

[with object]
Defeat or get the better of (someone) by being clever or cunning: the hero is invariably outsmarted by the heroine
More example sentences
  • He is a clever man of supernatural powers who uses tricks to outsmart his opponents.
  • The Chinese are outsmarting us in every possible way in our trade relationship.
  • We got outsmarted by a clown at a Perkins in New Brighton.
Synonyms
outwit, out-think, outmanoeuvre, outplay, be cleverer than, steal a march on, trick, make a fool of, get the better of
informal outfox, pull a fast one on, put one over on, run/make rings round
dated outjockey

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