psych-out

noun
\ ˈsīk-ˌau̇t How to pronounce psych-out (audio) \

Definition of psych-out

: an act or an instance of psyching someone out

First Known Use of psych-out

1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Psych-out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/psych-out. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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