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  1. defeated, discomfited(adj)

    people who are defeated

    "the Romans had no pity for the defeated"

    discomfited, defeated

    unbowed, triumphant, unbeaten, unconquered, undefeated, unvanquished, successful, victorious

  2. defeated(adj)

    beaten or overcome; not victorious

    "the defeated enemy"

    thwarted, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated

    successful, undefeated, unbowed, unconquered, unbeaten, unvanquished, victorious, triumphant

  3. defeated, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, thwarted(adj)

    disappointingly unsuccessful

    "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"

    thwarted, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, defeated

    successful, unbeaten, unconquered, undefeated, unbowed, triumphant, victorious, unvanquished

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  1. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    So they have to be destroyed and defeated in Iraq and Syria, that's where this whole cancer started.

  2. President Bush:

    Our war on terror begins with Al Qaeda, but it does not end there. It will not end until every terrorist group of global reach has been found, stopped, and defeated.

  3. Tal Inbar:

    In general, any system can be defeated this way or that. Some are harder and some are easier, the rule of thumb is that if your friends have a system that you are interested in, you can learn all kinds of things about it.

  4. President Obama:

    It's just one more indication of the viciousness and barbarity of this organization, and I think it will redouble the vigilance and determination on the part of the global coalition to make sure that they are degraded and ultimately defeated.

  5. Beto ORourke:

    This country was willing to sacrifice men and women, all over the United States, to make sure that we defeated Germany and that we won that war and for the following 75 years that we made this world safe for democracy, the Green New Deal calls that sacrifice and service and scale of commitment to mind when it talks about the challenges that we face today.

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