Pyrrhic victory

noun

Definition of Pyrrhic victory

: a victory that is not worth winning because so much is lost to achieve it

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“Pyrrhic victory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pyrrhic%20victory. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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