Examples of outflank in a Sentence
The army outflanked the enemy.
trying to outflank the competition
Recent Examples of outflank from the Web
Alpha 24 killed two more tanks before being outflanked and forced to retreat.
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First Known Use of outflank
OUTFLANK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outflank for English Language Learners
: to move around the side of (something, such as an opposing force) to attack from behind
: to gain an advantage over (someone or something)
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