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outfox

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verb out·fox \-ˈfäks\

Simple Definition of outfox

  • : to defeat or trick (someone) by being more intelligent or clever

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of outfox

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  outsmart

Examples of outfox in a sentence

  1. <the prisoners outfoxed the guards by tunneling beneath the prison walls>



1924

First Known Use of outfox

1924


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