meet a defeat

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  • defeat — I n. 1) to inflict (formal) a defeat on 2) to meet, suffer (a) defeat (at smb. s hands) 3) to invite defeat 4) to admit defeat 5) a crushing, decisive, resounding, total, utter; ignominious, shameful defeat II v. to defeat decisively * * * [dɪ… …   Combinatory dictionary

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  • meet one's Waterloo — {v. phr.} To be defeated; lose an important contest. * /After seven straight victories the team met its Waterloo./ * /John fought instead of running, and the bully met his Waterloo./ (After Napoleon s final defeat at Waterloo.) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • meet one's Waterloo — {v. phr.} To be defeated; lose an important contest. * /After seven straight victories the team met its Waterloo./ * /John fought instead of running, and the bully met his Waterloo./ (After Napoleon s final defeat at Waterloo.) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • meet\ one's\ Waterloo — v. phr. To be defeated; lose an important contest. After seven straight victories the team met its Waterloo. John fought instead of running, and the bully met his Waterloo. (After Napoleon s final defeat at Waterloo.) …   Словарь американских идиом

  • meet one's Waterloo — a decisive defeat or failure. → Waterloo …   English new terms dictionary

  • meet one's —  Waterloo Encounter final defeat …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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