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To be defeated in a game, competition or argument

go down

to be defeated in a competition, especially in sports

go out

to not be allowed to take part in the next stage of a competition because you have been defeated

lose

verb

to not win a race, competition, fight, etc.

surrender

verb

to say officially that you have been defeated and will stop fighting

submit

verb

to accept that someone has defeated you or has power over you

give away

in sports, to allow an opponent to win because you make a silly mistake

roll over

to be easily defeated because you do not defend yourself

concede

verb

to be defeated by someone in a game or war and give them something that you previously had

appease

verb

to give your opponents what they want

bomb out of

to have to leave something such as a competition because you have failed badly or been easily defeated

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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bottom line

the amount of money that a business makes or loses

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subtweet

to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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