outvie

verb
out·​vie | \ ˌau̇t-ˈvī How to pronounce outvie (audio) \
outvied; outvying

Definition of outvie

transitive verb

: to surpass in a rivalry or competition outvying each other in courtesy Critics outvie themselves with meaningless, pretentious reviews …— Jay Weissberg

First Known Use of outvie

1594, in the meaning defined above

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“Outvie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outvie. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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