In the Oriental one it is the Devil who outwits the peasants.
The examples in which the husband, on the other hand, outwits the wife are few.
In the game of diplomacy he outwits his opponents at every stage.
He outwits and overreaches his foes with surpassing cunning.
At first Laban outwits him, but in the end Jacob's cunning is victorious.
He outwits the most carefully ...