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noun [countable/uncountable] defeat pronunciation in British English /dɪˈfiːt/
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pluraldefeats

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  1. failure to win a competition or to succeed in doing something
    England suffered a 2–0 defeat by Scotland.
    a humiliating/heavy/crushing defeat
    admit/accept/concede defeat: a stubborn man who was not prepared to admit defeat

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