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outfoxing

verb
present participle of outfox

Synonyms of outfoxing

to get the better of through cleverness
  • the prisoners outfoxed the guards by tunneling beneath the prison walls

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“Outfoxing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outfoxing. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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