What is Waterloo?

  • (noun): The battle on 18 June 1815 in which Napoleon met his final defeat; Prussian and British forces under Blucher and the Duke of Wellington routed the French forces under Napoleon.
    Synonyms: Battle of Waterloo
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Doon Heritage Village - Collections
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The Iron Duke - Military Career - Waterloo Campaign
... Wellington left Vienna for what became known as the Waterloo Campaign ... retreat to a ridge on the Brussels road, just south of the small town of Waterloo ... The next day, on 18 June, the Battle of Waterloo was fought ...

More definitions of "Waterloo":

  • (noun): A final crushing defeat.
    Example: "He met his Waterloo"