Third-person singular simple present indicative form of outwit.
The Banda-manna saga (1050-1060), the only comedy among the sagas, is also a northern tale; it relates the struggles of a plebeian who gets a chieftancy against the old families of the neighbourhood, whom he successfully outwits; Ol-kofra pattr is a later imitation of it in the same humorous strain.
In race after race Schumacher outwits opponents by overtaking them when they are stationary in the pits.
outwits opponents by overtaking them when they are stationary in the pits.
outwits the other animals.
But his wife, in cahoots with her lover and her servant, cleverly outwits his befuddled attempts to expose her with hilarious consequences.