verb (used without object), vied, vy·ing.
verb (used with object), vied, vy·ing.
Words nearby vie
Origin of vie
OTHER WORDS FROM vievi·er, nounout·vie, verb (used with object), out·vied, out·vy·ing.
Examples from the Web for outvie
Having once consented to swindle, he had to outvie every lie by a new and bigger one.Dame Care|Hermann Sudermann
It is so prodigious in its alterations that it seems to outvie even Proteus himself.A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)|Charles Creighton
Let zeal, let love for our lost one spur each to outvie the efforts of another.Once Aboard The Lugger|Arthur Stuart-Menteth Hutchinson
No product of the present can outvie the charms of such old silver.Colonial Homes and Their Furnishings|Mary H. Northend
A great many undertake endless suits and outvie one another who shall most enrich the dilatory judge or corrupt advocate.The Praise of Folly|Desiderius Erasmus