Defeat

Defeat may be

  • the opposite of victory
  • Debellatio
  • Surrender (military) usually follows a defeat
  • Defeat, piece by a boy (pseudonym Chris Hughes-Davis, real name unknown).

Other articles related to "defeat":

Members of House Baenre - Dantrag Baenre
... also has a pair of bracers that increase the speed of his hands, allowing him to defeat many of his opponents by simply striking so fast that they cannot move fast enough to effectively counter ... second only to Zaknafein, Drizzt Do'Urden's father, and thus longs to defeat Drizzt, Zaknafein's son and protégé, to emerge from under Zak's shadow ... Eventually Dantrag is defeated and slain by Drizzt, who tells Dantrag that if he was able to defeat him, Zaknafein certainly would have as well ...
Jay Bothroyd - Club Career - Queens Park Rangers
... He made his debut on the opening day of the season, playing the full 90 minutes of a 4-0 defeat at home to Bolton Wanderers ... He scored his first goal on 30 October, in a 3-1 defeat away to Tottenham Hotspur ... He scored his second goal in the following game, opening the scoring a 3-2 defeat at home to eventual league winners Manchester City ...
USS Trumbull (1776) - Defeat
... At nightfall, a rain squall struck with terrific force and carried away Trumbull's fore-topmast and her main topgallantmast ... Forced to run before the wind, the frigate separated from the convoy and their escorts, and soon found herself engaged with the frigate Iris (the former Continental frigate Hancock), and the 18-gun ship General Monk (the former Continental privateer General Washington) ...
Battle Of Parwan
... ill-managed being tribal Lashkar, they managed to defeat the Mongol hordes under the command of Shikhikhutug after the day long battle at Parwan in the vicinity of Ghazni ... The battle being the first and only defeat in the lifetime of Genghis Khan (after he had risen to power as Khagan), and it enraged him ... prince did not prove himself as able in victory as he had been in defeat ...
West Germany At The 1972 Summer Olympics - Football
... Eliminated in Second Round First round 3-0-0 Defeat Morocco 3-0 Defeat Malaysia 3-0 Defeat the United States 7-0 Second Round 0-1-2 (Did not advance ...

Famous quotes containing the word defeat:

    In the attempt to defeat death man has been inevitably obliged to defeat life, for the two are inextricably related. Life moves on to death, and to deny one is to deny the other.
    Henry Miller (1891–1980)

    Mrs. Van Hopper: Most girls would give their eyes for a chance to see Monte.
    Maxim de Winter: Wouldn’t that rather defeat the purpose?
    Robert E. Sherwood (1896–1955)

    One strong wolf cannot defeat a pack of dogs; one strong arm cannot defeat many fists.
    Chinese proverb.