outslick

verb
out·​slick | \ ˌau̇t-ˈslik How to pronounce outslick (audio) \
outslicked; outslicking; outslicks

Definition of outslick

transitive verb

: to get the better of especially by trickery or cunning

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Examples of outslick in a Sentence

an overly confident con man who thought that he could outslick anyone, even the local Mob leader

First Known Use of outslick

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of outslick was in 1926

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“Outslick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outslick. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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