Example sentences for: defeats

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

  • Both relied on daddy's allies, outspent their opponents, and sought to avenge their fathers' political defeats.

  • •264–241Rome defeats Carthage (now Tunisia) in First Punic War

  • Did these defeats irreparably harm our credibility and propel would-be aggressors to believe that the United States would never fight?

  • Straws in the wind: It's been a bad month for Communists , with election defeats in Bulgaria, Lithuania, and Romania, on top of prior losses in Russia and the Czech Republic.

  • Talk about quick defeats: The first sign I see outside the MGM Grand ballroom all but declares that the National Gambling Impact Study Commission has already lost.

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