Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Defeat"

The meaning of "Defeat" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does defeat mean?
A: To lose 負ける

Brazil defeated Mexico
メキシコは ブラジルに負けた
Q: What does "Accepted defeat" mean?
A: 실패/패배 인정하기. Perhaps a player or team has lost a game, and they had a good reputation or maybe a lot of pride, but they lost and accepted their defeat, acknowledging that they lost fair and square, or by their own personal inadequacy.
Q: What does perceive the purpose and defeat the purpose mean?
A: defeat the purpose is like doing an action that will accidentally undo a previous goal or action or will fail to accomplish an intended goal. I have never heard the saying "perceive the action" used in conversation.
Q: What does defeat mean?
A: Defeat means you have been beaten or have lost
Q: What does defeated
mean?
A: Derrotado.

Example sentences using "Defeat"

Q: Please show me example sentences with defeat.
A: "When Ana threw the basketball into the hoop, Jessi was left with defeat." Jessie lost to Ana.

"Jake defeated Chris in his own game." Chris lost, and Jake won.

"Tom had to think fast because if he didn't, Stacy would defeat him, and he could not let that happen." Tom might lose to Stacy if he doesn't get it together.

"Eric will not walk out of this place defeated." Eric is determined to not lose at any cost.

"Josie's team was defeating Ashley's team with little to no effort, Ashley's team has to step up their game." Ashley's team will lose to Josie's team if they don't get their head in the game.
Q: Please show me example sentences with defeat.
A: - I really thought I could defeat you.
- What a devastating defeat!
- I don't want to be defeated.
- There are too many! We can't defeat them!
Q: Please show me example sentences with defeat.
A: They had been defeated.
They had had met their defeat.
Liverpool defeated Manchester in a football match.
Q: Please show me example sentences with defeat the purpose .
A: Eating lots of fast food kind of defeats the purpose of going to gym doesn't it?

If you don't have the confidence to talk to people in English, that defeats the purpose of learning the language.

Synonyms of "Defeat" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between defeat and victory ?
A: No problem~ Not really. There's "dominate", but "dominate" can be used in a variey of contexts including "colonizing an area", "being the head/leader of something" and "defeating someone". Nevertheless, "defeat" would be the best way to translate "패배시키다" ^^
Q: What is the difference between defeat and overwhelm ?
A: Defeat is worse and implies losing.
Overwhelm implies stress.

“My basketball team was defeated at the last game.”
“She defeated the previous national chess champion.”
“I feel like defeat is inevitable.”

“I feel overwhelmed with school because I have so many essays due this week.”
“At times being a new parent feels so overwhelming.”

And a combo:
“I was so overwhelmed with how many people were watching the debate competition. No wonder my team was defeated.”
Q: What is the difference between defeat and deficiency ?
A: Defeat can be a little tricky.
For example, if you were to say “I have defeated the dragon”, that would mean I have won whilst fighting against the dragon. Defeat is a synonym of “loss” - and can be used in both ways. “I was defeated” (I lost), or “I defeated X” (I made the other lose). Defeat is also a noun, such as “The other team was much better than ours, which is what led us to our defeat” (our loss).
Deficiency is a synonym for an incapability, for example “I have a speech deficiency” would mean I have something (such as a lisp) that prevents me from speaking correctly.
Q: What is the difference between defeat and overwhelm ?
A: Defeat is when you lose to someone eg. My team was defeated by another team.
When you are overwhelmed, it is a emotion that you feel when you can’t handle a lot of things happening at once eg. “I am overwhelmed with all the work I have to do”
Q: What is the difference between defeat and failure ?
A: "Defeat" is used when someone lost and someone won.

Your team will defeat his team.

"Failure" is when something goes wrong.

I tried to paint a picture and it was a complete failure.

Translations of "Defeat"

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Other questions about "Defeat"

Q: „The defeat of the army“ means that the army won or lose?
Q: can 'defeat' be used without object?
e.g. I will defeat!
A: No, that would be grammatically incorrect. You could, though, say "I will prevail" which means prove more powerful which essentially means defeat.

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Q: He didn't acknowledge his defeat. Does this sound natural?
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Q: which sounds more correct - meet a defeat or face a defeat ?
A: I think 'he/she was met with defeat' is the most natural way to express it.
Q: why
'defeat' as a verb means win
e.g. we defeat the enemy

'defeat' as a noun means oppositely
we never admit defeat until time is over
A: Well, the meaning hasn't changed it's just the grammar that's tripping you up as in english you wouldn't say 'we win the enemy' taht would make it seem like you've won them as a prize

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