Definitions for outflankˌaʊtˈflæŋk

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  1. outflank, go around(verb)

    go around the flank of (an opposing army)

  2. outdo, outflank, trump, best, scoop(verb)

    get the better of

    "the goal was to best the competition"

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  1. Outflank(v. t.)

    Hence: To outmaneuver in a competition; to bypass a competitor's main defenses.

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  1. outflank(Verb)

    To maneuver around and behind the flank of (an opposing force).

  2. outflank(Verb)

    To gain a tactical advantage over (a competitor, for example).

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