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defeat

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of DEFEAT

1
failure to win a contest <sore losers still griping about their defeat in the basketball game earlier that week>
2
a falling short of one's goals <truly disheartened by the defeat of his plans to revitalize downtown>
Near Antonyms victory, win

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