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defeat

1. noun MIL, POL, SPOR beating, loss2. noun MIL, POL, SPOR act of beating sb/sth 3. verb MIL, POL, SPOR win against (sb/sth)4. verb prove too much for (sb)5. verb reject (sth) or cause (sth) to fail 1 noun MIL, POL, SPOR beating, losscailleadh masc  c m ucliseadh masc  c m uthe defeat at Thurles cliseadh Dhurlaisthey suffered a heavy defeat buaileadh go dona iad, chaill siad go tromafter his defeat in the election nuair a chaill sé sa toghchán 2 noun MIL, POL, SPOR act of beating sb/sth Ireland's defeat treascairt na hÉireannIreland's defeat of Wales bua na hÉireann ar an mBreatain Bheag
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3 verb MIL, POL, SPOR win against (sb/sth) TRANSITIVEbuaigh ar PhrV  c m uan ceann is fearr a fháil arcloígh verb  c m usáraigh verb  c m uthey defeated their opponents after extra time fuair siad an ceann is fearr ar a gcéilí comhraic i ndiaidh am breisewe must defeat this threat ní mór dúinn deireadh a chur leis an mbagairt seo, ní mór dúinn an lámh in uachtar a fháil ar an mbagairt seothey were defeated in battle chaill siad an cath, cloíodh iad sa chath 4 verb prove too much for (sb) TRANSITIVEan ceann is fearr a fháil aran bua a fháil arsáraigh verb  c m ushe didn't let the illness defeat her níor lig sí don tinneas an ceann is fearr a fháil uirthi, níor lig sí don tinneas í a chloí, níor lig sí don tinneas í a shárúit defeats me how anyone could live there ní thuigim conas a chónódh aon duine ansin 5 verb reject (sth) or cause (sth) to fail TRANSITIVEdiúltaigh do PhrV  c m uthe bill was defeated diúltaíodh don bhillethis defeats the whole purpose of the exercise cuireann sé seo an rud ar fad ó mhaith

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