To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To be beyond the comprehension of; mystify:
To come or bring to a halt; stop, esp. temporarily
To say or do (something) in reply, defense, or retaliation
To get possession or control of by or as by winning a war
To get a monopoly on (a stock or commodity)
To make a move in retaliation or opposition.
(Archaic) To miss or let slip by
To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
To interfere with; hinder; impede
To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
To obtain a profit or advantage; benefit:
To outwit is to beat someone or defeat them because you are smarter or more clever.
To interrupt one's course or journey for a brief visit or stay. Often used with by, in, or off:
To celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation.
(Obs.) To interpret; explain
To apply the FOIL algorithm to.
To bring into contact, causing electrical interference
To go about making political speeches.
To let do or happen; permit:
Find another word for checkmate. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for checkmate, like: cut the ground from under, thwart, check, defeat, halt, counter, conquer, corner, countermove, vanquish and balk.