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DEFEAT





Definition:

  1. [noun] an unsuccessful ending
    Synonyms: licking

  2. [noun] the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals
    Synonyms: frustration

  3. [verb] win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "She conquered here fear of mice"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
    Synonyms: get the better of, overcome

  4. [verb] thwart the passage of; "kill a motion"; "he shot down the student's proposal"
    Synonyms: kill, shoot down, vote down, vote out

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