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Definition of outsmart verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    outsmart somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they outsmart
    he / she / it outsmarts
    past simple outsmarted
    -ing form outsmarting
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  1. 1to gain an advantage over someone by tricking them or using your intelligence synonym outwit
  2. 2 She always managed to outsmart her political rivals.
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