one-upmanship Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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one-upmanshipnoun [U]

 /ˈwʌnˈweɪ/ (also one-upsmanship,  /ˈwʌnˈʌps·mənˌʃɪp/ )
an effort to show that you are better than someone you are competing with: We heard the usual boasting and one-upsmanship before the boxers entered the ring.
Translations of “one-upmanship”
in Chinese (Traditional) 勝人一籌的本事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胜人一筹的本事…
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