Definitions for outfoxˌaʊtˈfɒks

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outfox(verb)

    outdo someone in trickery

  2. outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, circumvent(verb)

    beat through cleverness and wit

    "I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors"

GCIDE

  1. outfox(v. t.)

    To defeat or gain an advantage over (an antagonist) by clever stratagems; to outwit; to outmaneuver; to outsmart.

  2. Origin: [out + fox; from the supposed cleverness of a fox in stalking prey.]

Wiktionary

  1. outfox(Verb)

    to beat in a competition of wits

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