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pit your wits against sb/sth

to ​see if you can be ​cleverer than someone or something: Would you like to pit ​yourwits against ​ourquizchampion?
(Definition of pit your wits against sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pit your wits against sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 与…斗智…
in Chinese (Traditional) 與…鬥智…
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