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synonyms for defeated

  • conquered
  • crushed
  • overcome
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During the first debate, the president waffled on whether he would concede defeat, falling back on his go-to line about the fraudulent — and unfounded — dangers of mail voting.
A CONTESTED 2020 ELECTION WOULD BE WAY WORSE THAN BUSH V. GORECLARE MALONE (CLARE.MALONE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 9, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
If you’ve forgotten the details, Volkswagen admitted in September 2015 that it had installed “defeat devices” in millions of its diesel-powered cars.
5 YEARS IN, DAMAGES FROM THE VW EMISSIONS CHEATING SCANDAL ARE STILL ROLLING INGEOFFREY COLVINOCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
“Progressive may win Newt Gingrich’s seat, handing Trumpism a major defeat,” was the headline on the article by Larry Rubin, a contributor to People’s World.
GOP SENATOR FALSELY CLAIMS OPPONENT WAS ENDORSED BY COMMUNIST PARTYGLENN KESSLEROCTOBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Yet, as the votes were counted and Macron was declared the winner, Le Pen conceded defeat, allowing for a peaceful transition.
ELECTION VIOLENCE IN NOVEMBER? HERE’S WHAT THE RESEARCH SAYSLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 2, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
The closed-door negotiations between Pelosi and Mnuchin stood in contrast to public finger-pointing by both sides Thursday that appeared almost to forecast defeat and preemptively assign blame.
HOUSE DEMOCRATS PASS $2.2 TRILLION STIMULUS BILL OVER GOP OPPOSITION; BIPARTISAN TALKS CONTINUEERICA WERNER, JEFF STEINOCTOBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Indeed, copyright ownership is the key factor in Genius’ defeat.
GENIUS NOT LOOKING SO SMART AFTER GOOGLE ESCAPES LIABILITY FOR ‘MISAPPROPRIATING’ LYRICSGREG STERLINGAUGUST 11, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Napoleonic France, after its defeat at Waterloo, paid reparations to Austria, Russia, Britain, and Prussia.
SHOULD AMERICA (AND FIFA) PAY REPARATIONS? (EP. 426)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJULY 16, 2020FREAKONOMICS
It was under his auspices that the battle of Lepanto was fought, in which the Turks were so signally defeated.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
He was at length defeated in battle, when 7,000 of his followers were slain and himself captured.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Take counsel together, and it shall be defeated: speak a word, and it shall not be done: because God is with us.
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WORDS RELATED TO DEFEATED

  • beaten
  • browbeaten
  • crippled
  • crushed
  • defeated
  • demoralized
  • depressed
  • discouraged
  • disheartened
  • heartsick
  • humbled
  • oppressed
  • overpowered
  • subdued
  • tamed
  • vanquished
  • ausgespielt
  • beaten
  • broken
  • conquered
  • cooked
  • dashed
  • dead
  • defeated
  • destroyed
  • done in
  • doomed
  • dying
  • exhausted
  • finished
  • foiled
  • had it
  • kaput
  • lost
  • packed-up
  • ruined
  • shot
  • sunk
  • through
  • tired
  • undone
  • vanquished
  • washed-up
  • wrecked
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