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noun as in conqueror

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The uprising — a 1916 rebellion by republicans against British rule in Ireland — made the front page of the New York Times for eight consecutive days before ending in defeat when leader Pádraic Pearse issued his unconditional surrender.

From Ozy

After defeats of Penn State and Michigan, it’s kind of hard to argue.

She couldn’t get her version through, and after multiple defeats had to settle for a greatly scaled back proposal.

Currently, Perdue’s lead is double the margin of defeat that Stacey Abrams faced for governor just two years ago.

From Vox

Harrison's campaign did not anticipate the scale of that defeat.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to defeater, such as: conquistador, hero, subduer, subjugator, vanquisher, and victor.

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