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outjockey

[ out-jok-ee ]
/ ˌaʊtˈdʒɒk i /
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See synonyms for: outjockey / outjockeyed / outjockeying / outjockeys on Thesaurus.com

verb (used with object), out·jock·eyed, out·jock·ey·ing.
to outmaneuver: We outjockeyed the competition and got our bid in first.
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Origin of outjockey

First recorded in 1705–15; out- + jockey
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How to use outjockey in a sentence

  • Outbid him, outjockey him, overreach him, but never forget to make him believe he knows more of the game than you do.

British Dictionary definitions for outjockey

outjockey
/ (ˌaʊtˈdʒɒkɪ) /

verb
(tr) to outwit by deception
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