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out·ma·neu·ver

 (out′mə-no͞o′vər, -nyo͞o′-)
tr.v. out·ma·neu·vered, out·ma·neu·ver·ing, out·ma·neu·vers
1. To overcome (an opponent) by artful, clever maneuvering.
2. To excel in maneuverability: The car outmaneuvers all others of its class.

out•ma•neu•ver

(ˌaʊt məˈnu vər)

v.t.
1. to outwit or defeat by maneuvering.
2. to surpass in maneuvering.
[1790–1800]

outmaneuver


Past participle: outmaneuvered
Gerund: outmaneuvering

Imperative
outmaneuver
outmaneuver
Present
I outmaneuver
you outmaneuver
he/she/it outmaneuvers
we outmaneuver
you outmaneuver
they outmaneuver
Preterite
I outmaneuvered
you outmaneuvered
he/she/it outmaneuvered
we outmaneuvered
you outmaneuvered
they outmaneuvered
Present Continuous
I am outmaneuvering
you are outmaneuvering
he/she/it is outmaneuvering
we are outmaneuvering
you are outmaneuvering
they are outmaneuvering
Present Perfect
I have outmaneuvered
you have outmaneuvered
he/she/it has outmaneuvered
we have outmaneuvered
you have outmaneuvered
they have outmaneuvered
Past Continuous
I was outmaneuvering
you were outmaneuvering
he/she/it was outmaneuvering
we were outmaneuvering
you were outmaneuvering
they were outmaneuvering
Past Perfect
I had outmaneuvered
you had outmaneuvered
he/she/it had outmaneuvered
we had outmaneuvered
you had outmaneuvered
they had outmaneuvered
Future
I will outmaneuver
you will outmaneuver
he/she/it will outmaneuver
we will outmaneuver
you will outmaneuver
they will outmaneuver
Future Perfect
I will have outmaneuvered
you will have outmaneuvered
he/she/it will have outmaneuvered
we will have outmaneuvered
you will have outmaneuvered
they will have outmaneuvered
Future Continuous
I will be outmaneuvering
you will be outmaneuvering
he/she/it will be outmaneuvering
we will be outmaneuvering
you will be outmaneuvering
they will be outmaneuvering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outmaneuvering
you have been outmaneuvering
he/she/it has been outmaneuvering
we have been outmaneuvering
you have been outmaneuvering
they have been outmaneuvering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outmaneuvering
you will have been outmaneuvering
he/she/it will have been outmaneuvering
we will have been outmaneuvering
you will have been outmaneuvering
they will have been outmaneuvering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outmaneuvering
you had been outmaneuvering
he/she/it had been outmaneuvering
we had been outmaneuvering
you had been outmaneuvering
they had been outmaneuvering
Conditional
I would outmaneuver
you would outmaneuver
he/she/it would outmaneuver
we would outmaneuver
you would outmaneuver
they would outmaneuver
Past Conditional
I would have outmaneuvered
you would have outmaneuvered
he/she/it would have outmaneuvered
we would have outmaneuvered
you would have outmaneuvered
they would have outmaneuvered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outmaneuver - defeat by more skillful maneuvering; "The English troops outmaneuvered the Germans"; "My new supervisor knows how to outmaneuver the boss in most situations"
best, outdo, outflank, scoop, trump - get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
outgeneral - surpass in generalship

outmaneuver

verb
To get the better of by cleverness or cunning:
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Shenandoah Valley 1862: Stonewall Jackson Outmaneuvers the Union receives fine color illustrations by Adam Hook to compliment black and white accounts of the campaign that lead Jackson to march his army over 600 miles in 48 days, winning five major battles in the process and overcoming a Union force of some 50,000 men.