Definitions and translations for "defeat"

Definition of defeat

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To overcome in battle or contest.
Wellington defeated Napoleon at Waterloo.
2. To reduce, to nothing, the strength of.
3. To nullify
Noun
4. The act of defeating or being defeated.
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English - English - defeat

Pronunciation
n. act of winning or overcoming; overthrow; instance of being defeated, loss; failure
v. overcome, beat; frustrate

English - Spanish - defeat

Pronunciation
s. derrota, abatimiento, vencimiento
v. derrotar, abatir, debelar, ganar a, rendir a, vencer

English - French - defeat

Pronunciation
n. défaite, échec, faillite
v. battre, vaincre; faire échouer

English - German - defeat

Pronunciation
n. Fall, Niederlage, Verlust
v. schlagen (Feind), siegen; zunichte machen

English - Indonesian - defeat

Pronunciation
n. kekalahan, penaklukan, ketewasan
v. mengalahkan, menundukkan, menewaskan, menggulingkan, menggulung, menggagalkan

English - Italian - defeat

Pronunciation
s. sconfitta, disfatta; frustrazione, fallimento, insuccesso
v. sconfiggere, battere, vincere; frustrare, deludere; (Dir) annullare

English - Polish - defeat

Pronunciation
n. porażka, gromienie, pobicie, pokonanie, klęska, przegrana, niepowodzenie, udaremnienie, anulowanie
v. pokonać, przemóc, bić, pobić przeciwnika, gromić, udaremniać plany, zawieść, pokonywać, przemagać, zawodzić

English - Portuguese - defeat

Pronunciation
s. derrota, perda, falha
v. derrotar, vencer; desmontar, desmoronar, destruir

English - Romanian - defeat

Pronunciation
n. înfrângere, pierdere {fig.}, eşec, neizbândă, zădărnicire, dejucare, anulare {jur.}
v. înfrânge, învinge, frânge, zdrobi, bate, covârşi, răpune, răzbi, supune, birui, face să eşueze, dejuca, zădărnici, distruge, nărui, anula {jur.}

English - Russian - defeat

Pronunciation
с. поражение, разгром, расстройство, крушение, аннулирование
г. наносить поражение, разбивать, побеждать, расстраивать, расстраивать планы, разрушать, проваливать

English - Turkish - defeat

Pronunciation
f. yenmek, aşmak; engellemek; devirmek; boşa çıkarmak, iptal ettirmek
i. yenilgi, mağlubiyet; aleyhte oy, bozgun; iptal, red, ret; hayal kırıklığı, hüsran, başarısızlık

English - Ukrainian - defeat

Pronunciation
n. поразка, розгром, крах, програш
v. поразка: завдати поразки, розбивати, знищувати, відміняти, анулювати, знівечити, перемагати, побити, трощити

English - Dutch - defeat

Pronunciation
zn. nederlaag, verlies
ww. overwinnen, winnen; verijdelen

English - Greek - defeat

Pronunciation
ουσ. διάψευση, ήττα, ματαίωση
ρήμ. διαψεύδω, νικώ, ματαιώ, καταβάλλω

English - Arabic - defeat

Pronunciation
‏هزيمة، إيقاع الهزيمة، إحباط، تخييب، فشل‏
‏هزم، غلب، أبطل، خيب، أحبط، فاز، قهر، فسخ، كسر‏

English - Chinese - defeat

Pronunciation
(名) 败北, 失败
(动) 击败; 使失败; 战胜

English - Chinese - defeat

Pronunciation
(名) 敗北, 失敗
(動) 擊敗; 使失敗; 戰勝

English - Hindi - defeat

Pronunciation
n. शिकस्त, हार, पराजय, पराजित, लोप, पराजित करना, विनाश, निष्फल करना, पराभव
v. हराना, हरा देना, परास्त करना, पराजित करना, परास्त कर देना, शिकस्त देना, पराभूत करना, बिगाड़ना, बिगाड़ देना, नाकाम बनाना, उठा देना, बिगाड़ करना, निष्फल करना, मंसूख़ करना, अमान्य ठहराना
a. पछाड़ना

English - Japanese - defeat

Pronunciation
(動) 負かす, 打ち負かす; くじく
(名) 勝利; 敗北; 失敗

English - Korean - defeat

Pronunciation
명. 패배, 승리; 전복; 대파시킴, 손실; 실패
동. 쳐부수다, 패배시키다; 좌절시키다

English - Vietnamese - defeat

Pronunciation
n. sự bại trận, sự thất bại, sự bãi bỏ, sự thủ tiêu
v. chiến thắng, đánh bại, đánh tan, làm hỏng, làm thất bại, tự cản trở
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Verb forms for defeat
Present participle: defeating
Present: defeat (3.person: defeats)
Past: defeated
Future: will defeat
Present conditional: would defeat
Present Perfect: have defeated (3.person: has defeated)
Past Perfect: had defeated
Future Perfect: will have defeated
Past conditional: would have defeated