To defeat or subdue, as in a contest.
To overcome by physical, mental, or moral force; get the better of; defeat
To overcome is to prevail in spite of adversity, to successfully solve a problem or defeat an opponent, or to be consumed with something.
To bring under control by physical force, persuasion, or other means; overcome:
To defeat is defined as to beat someone at something or to prevent something from happening.
To go up.
Best means in the greatest advantage or manner.
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To get (into or out of clothes or a piece of clothing) hastily, perfunctorily, etc.
To exceed is defined as to go beyond an expectation or to be or do more than expected.
To excel is defined as to be very good at something.
To compete in the track and field events of hurdles (e.g. high hurdles).
To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
To be a master.
To do more or better than (another) in performance or action.
To excel; surpass
To be in force, use, or effect; be current:
To get up after sleeping or resting
To climb; go up
To go beyond the limit, capacity, range, etc. of
To put or place on the top of
To be victorious or successful; win.
Vanquish is defined as to defeat or overcome.
To yield (oneself) to any influence, emotion, passion, or power.
To produce a return for effort or investment:
To win a victory over, as in battle or a competition
To subjugate is to bring something or someone under your control and to force submission or compliance.
To get the better of; defeat
Whip is defined as to beat eggs or cream to incorporate air or for someone to move quickly.
To score an ace against, as in tennis
To pass or lap quickly and rapidly:
Win is defined as to finish first or be the most successful at something.
Thrive means to grow strong and healthy.
To be greater than or superior to; exceed or surpass:
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