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synonyms for outflank

  • outdo
  • outfox
  • outshine
  • outwit
  • beat
  • best
  • better
  • defeat
  • excel
  • outclass
  • outperform
  • outplay
  • outsmart
  • surpass
  • top
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antonyms for outflank

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  • aid
  • fail
  • fall behind
  • give up
  • help
  • lose
  • surrender
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How to use outflank in a sentence

Yet while these companies operate competing services, Cainiao has the potential to outflank them because its platform can absorb any industry players that wish to be a part of it.
CHINA'S CAINIAO IS REVOLUTIONIZING HOW GOODS GET DELIVERED. WILL THE REST OF THE WORLD FOLLOW ITS RULES?CHARLIE CAMPBELL / HANGZHOUNOVEMBER 24, 2020TIME
But are not the armies of the enemy strong enough to outflank any line of intrenchments that we might make?
WHO GOES THERE?BLACKWOOD KETCHAM BENSON
A regular organization of forces is observed and every effort made to outflank or surround the enemy.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 1HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
It was a long detour for Paul to outflank his game and get to the leeward of it.
THE AWAKENING OF THE DESERTJULIUS C. BIRGE
But they might outflank him and come in to the right or left of him.
ON THE YUKON TRAILROY J. SNELL
The enemy could easily outflank and surround us, if we did not abandon it in time.
IN THE SHADOW OF DEATHP. H. KRITZINGER AND R. D. MCDONALD
One of the Mississippi regiments tried again to outflank Colonel Baker's left.
FOLLOWING THE FLAGCHARLES CARLETON COFFIN
The enemy widened his attacking front, but his effort to outflank the position was a failure.
VERDUN ARGONNE-METZ 1914-1918ANONYMOUS
The enemy counter-attacked with an effort to outflank Mort-Homme by Hayette ravine but suffered terrible losses.
VERDUN ARGONNE-METZ 1914-1918ANONYMOUS
It seems strange now to state that the rle of the British Army was to outflank the German right wing.
GENERALS OF THE BRITISH ARMYFRANCIS DODD
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WORDS RELATED TO OUTFLANK

  • blink at
  • burke
  • circumnavigate
  • circumvent
  • depart from
  • detour
  • deviate from
  • finesse
  • get around
  • go around
  • go around the barn
  • ignore
  • let go
  • neglect
  • omit
  • outflank
  • pass around
  • sidestep
  • skirt
  • take back road
  • wink at
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