Example sentences for: defeated

How can you use “defeated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Indeed, Said and other rejectionists showed a perverse glee when Israel's dovish Labor Party was defeated by Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud.

  • Two other impeachment votes failed: for perjury in a civil suit (defeated 229-205) and for abuse of power (defeated 285-148).

  • The surprise here was that Mr. Truman defeated Dewey.

  • Lennox Lewis defeated Evander Holyfield to become the world heavyweight boxing champion.

  • Two years later, with Germany defeated and insurrections in Kiel, Munich, Hamburg, and Stuttgart, revolution broke out in Berlin.


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