outscoop

verb
out·​scoop | \ ˌau̇t-ˈsküp How to pronounce outscoop (audio) \
outscooped; outscooping; outscoops

Definition of outscoop

transitive verb

: to report a news story before : scoop … all the network "insiders" were working the phones trying to outscoop each other.— Steve Carp

First Known Use of outscoop

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Outscoop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outscoop. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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