What does the word outwit mean?

Usage examples for outwit

  1. So this feeblest of all the animals physically speaking he would be no match for a hundred different kinds of animals that are about us is able to outwit them all, that is, to outknow, he has become the ruler of the earth. – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage
  2. When he heard the key turn in the door he looked about for a way to outwit Meg. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  3. To outwit the cunning of Yaeethl were the locks made. – In the Time That Was by James Frederic Thorne