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Synonyms for outwit
ˌaʊtˈwɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    beat through cleverness and wit

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

    Synonyms:
    baffle, exhaust, stupefy, elude, circumvent, stick, perplex, vanquish, get, mystify, outfox, fudge, flummox, beat, surround, tick, sidestep, hem in, nonplus, trounce, besiege, pulsate, drum, parry, beat up, bunk, dumbfound, tucker out, flap, duck, beat out, dodge, gravel, thump, evade, ticktack, put off, thrum, hedge, outmaneuver, ticktock, amaze, quiver, outmanoeuvre, pound, work over, puzzle, overreach, bewilder, crush, tucker, vex, beleaguer, wash up, skirt, outsmart, pose, scramble, shell

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. outwit

    Synonyms:
    outgeneral, circumvent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. outwit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    outgeneral, out-manœuvre, baffle, steal a march upon

  2. outwit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    overreach, cheat, dupe, deceive, circumvent, swindle, defraud, victimize, cozen, gull, chouse, diddle, take in, impose upon

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. outwit(v)

    Synonyms:
    circumvent, outgeneral, defeat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    outsmart, thwart

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How to use outwit in a sentence?

  1. E. B. White:

    I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.

  2. Minna Antrim:

    Man forgives women anything save the wit to outwit him.

  3. Minna Antrim:

    Man forgives woman anything save the wit to outwit him.


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