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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The practice of keeping a jump ahead of a friend or competitor.

Usage examples (35)
  • The press release is full of taunting one-upmanship.
  • And right now, there's some one-upmanship going on here.
  • Again, it's just -- it's just a bunch of political one-upmanship.
  • How do we know this relentless one-upmanship is a biological endowment? for more
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