Meaning of “outwit” in the English Dictionary


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outwitverb [ T ]

us /ˌɑʊtˈwɪt/ -tt-

to obtain an advantage over someone by being more intelligent; to outsmart:

It is impossible to negotiate if one side feels that the other side is trying to outwit them.

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