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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: defeat(0.01288 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to defeat.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
cundang, kealahan, kekalahan, memenangi, mengalahkan, menggagalkan, menggulingkan, menggulung, pengalahan
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an unsuccessful ending [syn: licking] [ant: victory]
2: the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted
in attaining your goals [syn: frustration]
v 1: win a victory over; “You must overcome all difficulties”;
“defeat your enemies”; “He overcame his shyness”; “She
conquered here fear of mice”; “He overcame his
infirmity”; “Her anger got the better of her and she
blew up” [syn: get the better of, overcome]
2: thwart the passage of; “kill a motion”; “he shot down the
student's proposal” [syn: kill, shoot down, vote down,
English → English (gcide)
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
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.
Defeat \De*feat"\, n. [Cf. F. d['e]faite, fr. d['e]faire. See
1. An undoing or annulling; destruction. [Obs.]
Upon whose property and most dear life
A damned defeat was made. --Shak.
2. Frustration by rendering null and void, or by prevention
of success; as, the defeat of a plan or design.
3. An overthrow, as of an army in battle; loss of a battle;
repulse suffered; discomfiture; -- opposed to victory.