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1. outfox

verb. ['aʊtˈfɑːks'] beat through cleverness and wit.

Synonyms

  • vanquish
  • circumvent
  • surmount
  • trounce
  • outperform
  • beat
  • outwit
  • beat out
  • surpass
  • outgo
  • outsmart
  • exceed
  • shell
  • outstrip
  • crush
  • outmatch
  • overreach

Antonyms

  • confront
  • defend
  • praise
  • refresh

Etymology

  • fox (English)
  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • out- (English)
  • ut- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word outfox


1. Verb, base form
When working as a troop, they plan impressive maneuvers and deception to outfox their enemies.

2. outfox

verb. ['aʊtˈfɑːks'] outdo someone in trickery.

Synonyms

  • outstrip
  • surmount
  • outperform
  • outmatch
  • surpass
  • outgo
  • exceed

Antonyms

  • conformist
  • rested
  • stay in place
  • income

Etymology

  • fox (English)
  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • out- (English)
  • ut- (Middle English (1100-1500))
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