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Will the Kleig lights now shining on Sam move them to one-up him as the first?

With millions of bucks on the line, advertisers aim to one-up each other with the funniest, most memorable spots.

PF: There was a point after Me, Myself and Irene that we seemed to have to one-up ourselves and we didn't want to do that.

Both he and Roubini strutted their stuff in Davos in January, trying to one-up each other with ever-more-dire forecasts.

Well, my wife, you know, seems to think it might put me one-up with the jolly old dad if I did something.

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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to one-up, such as: angle, beguile, bluff, exploit, finagle, and finesse.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.