outplot

verb
out·​plot | \ ˌau̇t-ˈplät How to pronounce outplot (audio) \
outplotted; outplotting

Definition of outplot

transitive verb

: to outdo or defeat by clever plotting Ingredients can be stolen, utensils destroyed and valuable time on the clock lost when the chefs compete while also having to outplot the competition.— Heather McPherson

First Known Use of outplot

1648, in the meaning defined above

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“Outplot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outplot. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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