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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - People who lose adj. - Overcome adj. - Disappointingly unsuccessful.

Usage examples (40)
  • The Romans had no pity for the defeated
  • The defeated enemy
  • Verb (used with object) : They defeated the enemy. She defeated her brother at tennis. ,The early returns defeated his hopes of election
  • Noun : an overwhelming defeat of all opposition. ,He considered his defeat a personal affront. ,the defeat of a government. ,the defeat of all his... for more
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