Translation of "outwit" - English-Spanish dictionary

outwit

verb uk /ˌaʊtˈwɪt/ (-tt-) (also outsmart)

to get an advantage over someone by acting more cleverly and often by using a trick

burlar
In the story, the cunning fox outwits the hunters.

(Translation of “outwit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

outwit

verb /autˈwit/ (past tense, past participle outwitted)

to defeat (someone) by being cleverer than he is

burlar, ser más listo que
She managed to outwit the police and escape.

(Translation of “outwit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)