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defeated Explained

defeated at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


defeated at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj sad and unable to deal with problems// --He looked lost and defeated.//

defeated at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

69 Moby Thesaurus words for "defeated":
all up with, baffled, balked, beat, beaten, bested, betrayed,
bilked, blasted, blighted, chapfallen, confounded, crestfallen,
crossed, crushed, dashed, disappointed, discomfited, dished,
disillusioned, dissatisfied, done for, done in, down, fallen,
fixed, floored, foiled, frustrated, hors de combat, ill done-by,
ill-served, lambasted, lathered, let down, licked, on the skids,
out of countenance, outdone, overborne, overcome, overmastered,
overmatched, overpowered, overridden, overthrown, overturned,
overwhelmed, panicked, put to rout, regretful, routed, ruined,
scattered, settled, silenced, skinned, skinned alive,
sorely disappointed, soured, stampeded, thwarted, trimmed,
trounced, undone, upset, whelmed, whipped, worsted

Defeated at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Defeat \De*feat"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Defeated}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Defeating}.] [From F. d['e]fait, OF. desfait, p. p. ofe
d['e]faire, OF. desfaire, to undo; L. dis- + facere to do.
See {Feat}, {Fact}, and cf. {Disfashion}.]
1. To undo; to disfigure; to destroy. [Obs.]

His unkindness may defeat my life. --Shak.

2. To render null and void, as a title; to frustrate, as
hope; to deprive, as of an estate.

He finds himself naturally to dread a superior Being
that can defeat all his designs, and disappoint all
his hopes. --Tillotson.

The escheators . . . defeated the right heir of his
succession. --Hallam.

In one instance he defeated his own purpose. --A. W.

3. To overcome or vanquish, as an army; to check, disperse,
or ruin by victory; to overthrow.

4. To resist with success; as, to defeat an assault.

Sharp reasons to defeat the law. --Shak.

Syn: To baffle; disappoint; frustrate.

defeated at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: beaten or overcome; not victorious; "the defeated enemy"
[ant: {undefeated}]
2: disappointingly unsuccessful; "disappointed expectations and
thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture
Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking
teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted" [syn: {disappointed},
{discomfited}, {foiled}, {frustrated}, {thwarted}]
n : people who are defeated; "the Romans had no pity for the
defeated" [syn: {discomfited}]

defeated at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˈfiːtəd/
  • Inter: audio » En-us-defeated.ogg|Audio (US)


    Inter: en-ad » j

  • subjugated, beaten, overcome


    Inter: trans-to » p
    • German: Inter: t- » de|besiegt

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|mağlup, Inter: t+ » tr|yenik

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: head » en
  • Inter: past of » defeat

  • Translation: de » defeated
    Translation: et » defeated
    Translation: el » defeated
    Translation: fr » defeated
    Translation: li » defeated
    Translation: hu » defeated
    Translation: mg » defeated
    Translation: my » defeated
    Translation: sm » defeated
    Category: simple:defeated -
    Translation: sv » defeated
    Translation: te » defeated
    Translation: vi » defeated
    Translation: zh » defeated