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  • verbget the better of; figure out before another
  • verbdeceive

synonyms for outwitting

  • deceive
  • outfox
  • outmaneuver
  • cheat
  • gull
  • confuse
  • hoax
  • have
  • circumvent
  • defraud
  • trick
  • bewilder
  • outsmart
  • top
  • finagle
  • bamboozle
  • beat
  • baffle
  • overreach
  • worst
  • gyp
  • hoodwink
  • swindle
  • dupe
  • cap
  • mislead
  • defeat
  • outdo
  • con
  • take in
  • outthink
  • outgeneral
  • goose
  • fox
  • outguess
  • end run
  • fake out
  • figure out
  • jip
  • juke
  • lead astray
  • outjockey
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How to use outwitting in a sentence

Ross sent an elaborate apology for his impertinence, and confessed that he admired her all the more for outwitting him.
THE WHITE SHIELDMYRTLE REED
The distance in one generation would be increased in the next; brain power conquering brute force and skill outwitting strength.
THE OTHER SIDE OF EVOLUTIONALEXANDER PATTERSON
If he succeeded in outwitting the outlaw, would he at last meet the Whisperer face to face?
ON THE YUKON TRAILROY J. SNELL
This spirit spread till Hillocks lifted up his horn, outwitting the Doctor with his attentions, and reducing him to submission.
AFTERWARDSIAN MACLAREN
Saint Peter outwitting a squad of banner-flying suffragettes.
AMERICANS AND OTHERSAGNES REPPLIER
Martel had no beliefs whatever, except in himself and his powers of outwitting any preventive officer ever born.
CARETTE OF SARKJOHN OXENHAM
I made a little money, and I soon discovered that I could make more money by outwitting my competitors in the oil fields.
THE LION AND THE MOUSECHARLES KLEIN
The dear young creatures have believed themselves to be outwitting everybody; the very thing I laboured for them both to do.
CRIPPS, THE CARRIERR. D. (RICHARD DODDRIDGE) BLACKMORE
There is no great richness of invention manifested in the stories which deal with the outwitting of evil spirits.
RUSSIAN FAIRY TALESW. R. S. RALSTON
Texas had then with recklessness helped Mark in outwitting some hazers among the candidates.
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WORDS RELATED TO OUTWITTING

  • artfulness
  • bettering
  • cageyness
  • canniness
  • competition
  • competitive advantage
  • competitive edge
  • cunning
  • cutthroat
  • gamesmanship
  • outfoxing
  • outsmarting
  • outwitting
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