outscoop

verb
out·scoop | \ ˌau̇t-ˈsküp \
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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