- British. outmaneuver.
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Mr. Slope, however, flattered himself that he could outmanoeuvre the lady.Barchester Towers
To outmanoeuvre their oars as he had done the ship's sails, Amyas knew was impossible.Westward Ho!
The Captain kept after his man and attempted to outmanoeuvre him.
Finally, he trusted that Villeneuve, when burdened with Spanish ships, would outwit and outmanoeuvre Nelson!The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)
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For I tell you plainly, if you cannot find some way to outmanoeuvre this villain before to-morrow, I am spent.A Gentleman of France
- (tr) to secure a strategic advantage over by skilful manoeuvre
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