Fox and Outfox


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Fox verb – To get the better of through cleverness.
Usage example: no confidence man will ever fox me and get my hard-earned money

Outfox and fox are semantically related. in trick topic. In some cases you can use "Outfox" instead a verb "Fox", when it comes to topics like deceive, outwit, surpass, get the better of.
Nearby Word: foxy
Synonyms for Fox


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Outfox verb – To get the better of through cleverness.
Usage example: the prisoners outfoxed the guards by tunneling beneath the prison walls

Fox and outfox are semantically related. You can use "Fox" instead a verb "Outfox".
Nearby Word: outfoxing
Synonyms for Outfox

Both words in one sentence

  • Fanfic / Old West Rango: You don't wanna corner a wild animal.Dufayel: And you had best not attempt to outfox a fox.
  • It took a transformation into the Demon Fox to outfox him
  • Film / The Court Jester Chekhov's Army: Hawkins's dwarf friends, seen during the "Outfox The Fox" number at the start of the film.Dwarf: Well, if you ever need us, call us.
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