verb (used without object), vied, vy·ing.
verb (used with object), vied, vy·ing.
- vienna international,
- vienna sausage,
- vienna union,
- vienna woods, the
Origin of vie
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
verb vies, vying or vied
Word Origin for vie
1560s, shortened form of Middle English envie "make a challenge," from Old French envier, from Latin invitare (see invite).