Translation of outsmart in Spanish:


burlar, v.

Pronunciation: /ˌaʊtˈsmɑrt//aʊtˈsmɑːt/

transitive verb

  • 1USinformal

    to outsmart oneself pasarse de listo informal
    • That is to say, he isn't the type of guy who will get ahead of you in speed, but he outsmarts you.
    • The Chinese are outsmarting us in every possible way in our trade relationship.
    • I don't think a week went by that we weren't outsmarted by her.
    • The girls do want to outsmart the boys outside the home turf.
    • Personally, I know I love fishing because I find great peace in the humility of realising that one of creation's seemingly lower creatures can outsmart me every time.
    • He thought he'd outsmarted us into taking one of the worst ideas of the world and holding it in the palm of our hand.
    • The appeal lies in creating the best words and the tactics you can use to outsmart other players.
    • She searches for clues, gets locked in medieval dungeons, and outsmarts the bad guys at every turn.
    • This is the true essence of chaos - a simple mechanical system which we feel we should understand, yet which outsmarts us.
    • He has outsmarted the Americans for many years.
    • It has just occurred to me that maybe we were outsmarted by our elders.
    • Once a team puts up a brave show and outsmarts tough opponents, luck favours them in the next assignment.
    • He is a clever man of supernatural powers who uses tricks to outsmart his opponents.
    • Thomas, you said that Jacob outsmarted you, right?
    • He regularly attempted to embarrass me during classes to get laughs from the dumb jocks, but I usually outsmarted him.
    • We got outsmarted by a clown at a Perkins in New Brighton.
    • He was finally outsmarted and lured out of the building by a trail of nuts laid by staff.
    • He tried to take Miss Palmer, but she outsmarted him.
    • ‘I should've beaten him but he just outsmarted me today,’ he said.