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rout

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1 a great number of persons or creatures massed together
  • A great rout of onlookers had gathered around the scene.
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2 people looked down upon as ignorant and of the lowest class
  • At first the protests were dismissed as nothing more than the doings of the restless rout.
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rout

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1 failure to win a contest
  • The championship game was a humiliating rout for the team that had been favored to win.
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2 the act or an instance of getting free from danger or confinement
  • put the enemy to rout
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rout

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1 to defeat by a large margin
  • As expected, the professional team had no trouble routing the amateurs.
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beat the pants off, eat alive, run circles around (or run rings around), wipe the floor with (or wipe the ground with)

2 to drive or force out
  • The Roman legion quickly routed the would-be invaders.
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give one the gate [slang], send packing

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