Defeat - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 15/10/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Defeat.

4 letter answer(s) to defeat

BEAT
  1. indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks; "Beat the rhythm"
  2. sail with much tacking or with difficulty; "The boat beat in the strong wind"
  3. move with a flapping motion; "The bird's wings were flapping"
  4. wear out completely; "This kind of work exhausts me"; "I'm beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"
  5. move with a thrashing motion; "The bird flapped its wings"; "The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky"
  6. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  7. glare or strike with great intensity; "The sun was beating down on us"
  8. come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
  9. make a rhythmic sound; "Rain drummed against the windshield"; "The drums beat all night"
  10. beat through cleverness and wit; "I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors"
  11. make a sou
LOSS
  1. the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue; "the company operated at a loss last year"; "the company operated in the red last year"
  2. something that is lost; "the car was a total loss"; "loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
  3. gradual decline in amount or activity; "weight loss"; "a serious loss of business"
  4. the act of losing someone or something; "everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"
  5. the disadvantage that results from losing something; "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation"
  6. the experience of losing a loved one; "he sympathized on the loss of their grandfather"
  7. euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
  8. military personnel lost by death or capture
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9 letter answer(s) to defeat

CHECKMATE
  1. a chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent's king
  2. complete victory
  3. place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game; "Kasparov checkmated his opponent after only a few moves"

7 letter answer(s) to defeat

CONQUER
  1. to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
  2. overcome by conquest; "conquer your fears"; "conquer a country"
  3. take possession of by force, as after an invasion; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"
  4. Defeats

5 letter answer(s) to defeat

SBACK
WORST
  1. nonstandard; "so-called bad grammar"
  2. the least favorable outcome; "the worst that could happen"
  3. below average in quality or performance; "a bad chess player"; "a bad recital"
  4. (superlative of `bad') most wanting in quality or value or condition; "the worst player on the team"; "the worst weather of the year"
  5. not capable of being collected; "a bad (or uncollectible) debt"
  6. opposite of best
  7. Not good
  8. feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad'); "my throat feels bad"; "she felt bad all over"; "he was feeling tough after a restless night"
  9. defeat thoroughly; "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"
  10. (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition; "bad meat"; "a refrigerator full of spoilt food"
  11. to the highest degree of inferiority or badness; "She suffered worst of all"; "schools were the worst hit by government spending cuts"; "the worst dressed

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