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foxing

verb
present participle of fox

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2 to get the better of through cleverness
  • no confidence man will ever fox me and get my hard-earned money

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The first known use of foxing was in 1873

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“Foxing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foxing. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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