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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: vanquish(0.00957 detik)
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English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v : come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; “Agassi
beat Becker in the tennis championship”; “We beat the
competition”; “Harvard defeated Yale in the last football
game” [syn: beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce]
English → English (gcide)
Vanquish \Van"quish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vanquished; p. pr. &
vb. n. Vanquishing.] [OE. venquishen, venquissen,
venkisen,F. vaincre, pret. vainquis, OF. veintre, pret.
venqui, venquis (cf. an OF. infin. vainquir), fr. L. vincere;
akin to AS. w[=i]g war, battle, w[=i]gant a warrior, w[=i]gan
to fight, Icel. v[=i]g battle, Goth. weihan to fight,
contend. Cf. Convince, Evict, Invincible, Victor.]
1. To conquer, overcome, or subdue in battle, as an enemy.
They . . . Vanquished the rebels in all encounters.
2. Hence, to defeat in any contest; to get the better of; to
put down; to refute.
This bold assertion has been fully vanquished in a
late reply to the Bishop of Meaux's treatise.
For e'en though vanquished, he could argue still.
Syn: To conquer; surmount; overcome; confute; silence. See
Vanquish \Van"quish\, n. (Far.)
A disease in sheep, in which they pine away. [Written also