outgeneral

verb
out·​gen·​er·​al | \ˌau̇t-ˈjen-rəl, -ˈje-nə-\
outgeneraled; outgeneraling; outgenerals

Definition of outgeneral 

transitive verb

: to surpass in generalship : outmaneuver

First Known Use of outgeneral

1767, in the meaning defined above

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