Thesaurus

outsmarted

verb
past tense of outsmart

Synonyms of outsmarted

to get the better of through cleverness
  • an inexpensive security system that would likely be outsmarted by anyone with a serious interest in circumventing it

Synonyms for outsmarted

Words Related to outsmarted

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about outsmarted

Cite this Entry

“Outsmarted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outsmarted. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

More from Merriam-Webster on outsmarted

Britannica English: Translation of outsmarted for Arabic Speakers

Comments on outsmarted

What made you want to look up outsmarted? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words of Snow and Ice Quiz

  • image1037863653
  • Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!