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Defeat

Definition of defeat:

part of speech: noun

Act of preventing or bringing to naught; overthrow; the state of being conquered.

part of speech: verb

To frustrate; overthrow.

part of speech: verb

To overthrow or vanquish; as, to defeat an enemy; bring to naught; frustrate; as, to defeat a purpose.

part of speech: noun

Frustration; overthrow.

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