outscheme

verb
out·​scheme | \ ˌau̇t-ˈskēm How to pronounce outscheme (audio) \
outschemed; outscheming

Definition of outscheme

transitive verb

: to outdo or surpass by scheming : to scheme better than As national security adviser, Rice spent part of her life outscheming terrorists.— Dennis Dodd

Examples of outscheme in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Trubisky has a lot of speed around him and Nagy does a good job of creating open-window throws in an effort to outscheme the defense. Brad Biggs, chicagotribune.com, 2 Sep. 2019 Coach Jeff Brohm can outscheme some of the game’s sharpest defensive minds. Teddy Greenstein, chicagotribune.com, 19 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of outscheme

1734, in the meaning defined above

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“Outscheme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outscheme. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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