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to win against someone in a game, fight, or election
to defeat everyone else by being the best or by finishing first in a competition
to defeat someone in a game, competition, election, or battle
to defeat someone or something
to completely defeat someone who is opposing you, especially by using force or violence
to defeat an opponent very easily in a game or competition
to defeat someone in a fight or competition
to completely destroy or defeat something such as an organization
to make someone leave a competition by defeating them
to easily defeat someone who is competing against you
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a large silver cup or similar object given as a prize to the winner of a competition, especially...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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