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To be defeated in a game, competition or argument - synonyms or related words

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



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



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



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

informal to be easily defeated because you do not defend yourself



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



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

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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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