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 outvying
So the papers went on, outvying each other in enthusiastic grief.Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days|Arnold Bennett
The din was deafening, the cries of Christian and Mussulman outvying the roar of musketry.Boris the Bear-Hunter|Fred Whishaw
Gambling houses here are outvying in richness, and utter wantonness of wasted expense, anything yet seen in America.The Little Lady of Lagunitas|Richard Henry Savage
Thenceforward he went through transformation after transformation, outvying the legendary chameleon.The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories|Arnold Bennett