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I know when I'm bested, and I'll come quietly, but I won't be dragged.

Well, mayhap they are, but we'd have bested them but for the giant.

I struggled with him for it, finally however, to be bested, and started away.

By honest confession, it has bested you; and in short order.

I must admit it rather piqued me to be bested in the matter of a woman—and by a soul-puncher.

They could be bested by a bunch of boy scouts with twenty-twos!

Went out four matadores and a trump in black, and was bested.

He had been bested at his own game, duplicity, and that irked him.

Why, thin, did the spalpeen say it was himself that was bested?

Hemp Smith and Jerry Chowden made trouble for him, but he bested them.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.