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outwit

verb

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to get the better of through cleverness
  • a plan to outwit their opponents at their own game

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The first known use of outwit was circa 1630

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“Outwit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outwit. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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