GRE Word List


to get the better of by superior cleverness : outsmart

The meaning of the word outwit is to get the better of by superior cleverness : outsmart.

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inuredto accustom to accept something undesirable
pompositypompous demeanor, speech, or behavior
schemea plan or program of action
cavilto raise trivial and frivolous objection
inclusivebroad in orientation or scope
replicaan exact reproduction (as of a painting) executed by the original artist
pliablesupple enough to bend freely or repeatedly without breaking
loquaciousfull of excessive talk : wordy
illusiona misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion
gyroscopea wheel or disk mounted to spin rapidly about an axis and also free to rotate about one or both of two axes perpendicular to each other and to the axis of spin so that a rotation of one of the two mutually perpendicular axes results from application of torque to the other when the wheel is spinning and so that the entire apparatus offers considerable opposition depending on the angular momentum to any torque that would change the direction of the axis of spin