Definition of outwit:
puzzle, outmaneuver, dodge, skirt, outsmart, baffle, drum, tucker out, pose, scramble, beat, rival, stupefy, shell, trick, overtake, thump, beat up, vanquish, pulsate, sidestep, fox, ticktock, outmanoeuvre, overreach, parry, trounce, put off, hedge, perplex, work over, outfox, outstrip, outperform, gravel, nonplus, outflank, beat out, amaze, flummox, elude, outthink, confuse, vex, exhaust, dumbfound, tick, get, rise above, quiver, wash up, besiege, thrum, hem in, ticktack, duck, fudge, outslick, surround, crush, circumvent, win, mystify, beleaguer, bewilder, deceive, outshine, outdo, stick, tucker, bunk, surpass, evade, pound, flap.
- "The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley", Zane Grey.
- "The Loves of Ambrose", Margaret Vandercook.
When the boys heard that this small edition of a lad had been able to actually outwit the shrewd animals of the marsh, they looked at each other in dismay, as though wondering whether he might not have a better right to the title of scout that any among them.- "Camp Fires of the Wolf Patrol", Alan Douglas.