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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. defeat: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. defeat: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  3. defeat: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  4. defeat: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  5. defeat: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Defeat, Defeat: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  7. defeat: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  8. defeat: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. defeat: Rhymezone [home, info]
  10. defeat: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  11. Defeat: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Defeat: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. defeat: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  14. defeat: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. defeat: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. defeat: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  17. defeat: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  18. defeat: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. defeat: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  20. defeat: Wiktionary [home, info]
  21. defeat: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  22. defeat, Defeat: Wordnik [home, info]
  23. defeat, defeat: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  24. defeat: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  25. defeat: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  26. defeat: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  27. defeat: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. defeat: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. DEFEAT: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. defeat: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. defeat: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defeat: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defeat: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defeat: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (defeat)

noun:  an unsuccessful ending
noun:  the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals
verb:  thwart the passage of
verb:  win a victory over ("Defeat your enemies")

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Words similar to defeat:   overcome, defeated, defeating, frustration, kill, licking, loss, best, outdo, rout, sink, trounce, upend, vote down, vote out, more...

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