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One-upmanship - frank yang

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Zhen Ning Frank Yang:

  1. one-upmanship
    [w?n??pm?n?SHip]
     
    NOUN
    informal
    1. the technique or practice of gaining a feeling of superiority over another person.
      "the one-upmanship of who can get the best presents"
  2. One-upmanship | Definition of One-upmanship by Merriam-Webster

    https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one-upmanship

    Definition of one-upmanship : the art or practice of outdoing or keeping one jump ahead of a friend or competitor engaged in a round of verbal one-upmanship First Known Use of one-upmanship 1952, in the meaning defined above

  3. One-upmanship | Definition of One-upmanship at Dictionary.com

    https://www.dictionary.com/browse/one-upmanship

    One-upmanship definition, the art or practice of achieving, demonstrating, or assuming superiority in one's rivalry with a friend or opponent by obtaining privilege, status, status symbols, etc.: the one-upmanship of getting into the president's car pool. See more.

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  5. One-upmanship - definition of one-upmanship by The Free ...

    https://www.thefreedictionary.com/one-upmanship

    Define one-upmanship. one-upmanship synonyms, one-upmanship pronunciation, one-upmanship translation, English dictionary definition of one-upmanship. also one-ups·man·ship n. Informal The art of outdoing or showing up a rival or competitor, as in exploits, privileges, or honors. n informal the art or...

  6. ONE-UPMANSHIP | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

    https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/one-upmanship

    (also one-upsmanship, us / ?w?n??ps·m?n???p /) an effort to show that you are better than someone you are competing with: We heard the usual boasting and one-upsmanship before …

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