|An unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest.|
It was a narrow defeat.
The army's only defeat.
They suffered a convincing licking.
|Win a victory over.|
You must overcome all difficulties.
Defeat your enemies.
He overcame his shyness.
He overcame his infirmity.
Her anger got the better of her and she blew up.
|The feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals.||مایوسی|
|Thwart the passage of.|
Kill a motion.
He shot down the student's proposal.