outgeneral

verb
out·​gen·​er·​al | \ ˌau̇t-ˈjen-rəl How to pronounce outgeneral (audio) , -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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“Outgeneral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outgeneral. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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