Example sentences for: defeated

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

  • Just before the impeachment votes, a Democratic motion to bring a censure proposal to the floor also failed (defeated 230-204), winning support from only two Republicans: Maryland's Connie Morella and New York's Peter King.

  • House of Representatives but was defeated.

  • China defeated a U.N. resolution criticizing its human-rights abuses.

  • The defeated Moors are forgiven and become Christians in the last scene.

  • It dealt a major blow to the House leadership, which had lobbied for a narrower right-to-sue bill, defeated earlier in the day.

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