What does outflank mean?

Definitions for outflankˌaʊtˈflæŋk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word outflank.

Princeton's WordNet

  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"


  1. Outflank(v. t.)

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


  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).

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outflank

    owt-flangk′, v.t. to extend the flank of one army beyond that of another: to get the better of.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outflank in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outflank in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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