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Another word for defeat

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Verb
  1. To win a victory over, as in battle or a competition

  2. To prevent from accomplishing a purpose

      1. The part of a tree trunk left protruding from the ground after the tree has fallen or has been felled.
      2. A part, as of a branch, limb, or tooth, remaining after the main part has been cut away, broken off, or worn down.
      3. The legs.
      1. An upright post with a transverse piece near the top, on which condemned persons were executed in ancient times.
      2. The cross upon which Jesus was crucified.
      3. A crucifix.
      1. To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
      2. To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
      3. A seat across a boat on which a rower may sit.
      1. To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump:
      2. An obstacle or obstruction.
      3. A situation in golf in which an opponent's ball obstructs the line of play of one's own ball on the putting green.
      1. To prevent (someone) from accomplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; thwart:
      2. To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
      3. To prevent from coming to fruition or fulfillment; render ineffectual:
      1. To prevent from being successful; thwart:
      2. To obscure or confuse (a trail or scent) so as to evade pursuers.
      3. A repulse; a setback.
      1. To move a piece placing (an opponent's king) under threat of being taken on the next move with no way of escape or defense possible.
      2. To defeat completely.
      3. A move in chess that checkmates an opponent's king.
      1. A piece of paper that is a negotiable instrument drawn on a bank and payable on demand to the person identified as the payee. A piece of paper that is a negotiable instrument drawn on a bank and payable on demand to the person identified as the payee.
      1. To stop short and refuse to go on:
      2. To refuse obstinately or abruptly:
      3. To make an incomplete or misleading motion.
      1. To confuse or perplex, especially so as to frustrate or prevent from taking action:
      2. To impede the force or movement of (a fluid).
      3. A usually static device that regulates the flow of a fluid or light.
Noun
  1. The act of defeating or the condition of being defeated

    See also:

    win

Another word for defeat

Noun
  1. A state of being worsted

  2. Defeat in war

  3. Defeat in personal encounters and sport

Verb
  1. To get the better of another