Meaning of “outsmart” in the English Dictionary

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"outsmart" in British English

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outsmartverb [ T ]

uk /ˌaʊtˈsmɑːt/ us /ˌaʊtˈsmɑːrt/

to outwit

(Definition of “outsmart” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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outsmartverb [ T ]

us /ˌɑʊtˈsmɑrt/

to obtain an advantage over someone by using your intelligence and often by using a trick; to outwit:

You think you can outsmart me?

(Definition of “outsmart” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)