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  1. defeated, discomfitedadjective

    people who are defeated

    "the Romans had no pity for the defeated"

    Synonyms:
    discomfited

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

  2. defeatedadjective

    beaten or overcome; not victorious

    "the defeated enemy"

    Synonyms:
    thwarted, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated

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

  3. defeated, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, thwartedadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    thwarted, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated

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

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How to use defeated in a sentence?

  1. Judson Mitcham:

    I don't see how anyone could fail to be troubled and moved by the stockade, with its deadlines, escape tunnels and Providence Spring, that subtext of such clean, well-kept grounds is chaos and human limitation, and I can't walk across the stockade field without feeling challenged and defeated by its awful irony. Even the sky looks different from there.

  2. Sun Tzu:

    Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first then seek to win.

  3. Karen Clay:

    I just feel crushed. I don't know how else to explain it, it's like, there's got to be more. ... We had inflated Mueller into this giant balloon and now it's like all the air has come out and I don't know how I feel. I just, I just feel deflated and defeated.

  4. Defense James Mattis:

    ISIS is not defeated, we have got to keep the pressure on ISIS so they don't recover.

  5. RVM:

    Negative people don't need to be defeated. They defeat themselves with their Negative Attitude. Be POSITIVE always.

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