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2015 Copa del Rey Final



The 2015 Copa del Rey Final was a football match on 30 May 2015 to decide the winner of the 2014–15 Copa del Rey, the 113th edition of the Copa del Rey, Spain's primary football cup.

2017 UEFA Super Cup


Football match

The 2017 UEFA Super Cup was the 42nd edition of the UEFA Super Cup, an annual football match organised by UEFA and contested by the reigning champions of the two main European club competitions, the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League.

Defeat into Victory


Book by William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim

Defeat into Victory is an account of the retaking of Burma by Allied forces during the Second World War by the British Field Marshal William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim and published in the UK by Cassell in 1956.



Video game

NightCaster is a third-person, single-player, action-adventure game for the Xbox, developed by VR1 Entertainment and published by Microsoft.

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete


2013 film

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete is a 2013 American drama film directed by George Tillman, Jr. and written by Michael Starrbury. The film stars Anthony Mackie, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks and Jeffrey Wright.

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Quotes for defeat:

  1. The object of China's strategy is inexorably to supplant the United States as the world's premier economic power, and if necessary, to defeat us militarily.
  2. Emigration is no longer a solution; it's a defeat. People are risking death, drowning every day, but they're knocking on doors that are not open.
  3. My command, less than ten thousand, had found the battle on the Plank road in retreat, little less than a panic. In a few hours we changed defeat to victory, the broken divisions of the Third Corps rallying in their rear.
  4. In the attempt to defeat death man has been inevitably obliged to defeat life, for the two are inextricably related. Life moves on to death, and to deny one is to deny the other.
  5. As for the United States' future in Afghanistan, it will be fire and hell and total defeat, God willing, as it was for their predecessors- the Soviets and, before them, the British.

Rhymes for defeat:

  1. crete, fleet, veit, st, pleat, beat, heat, leet, piet, meet, cleat, meat, neet, sweet, skeat, skeet, peat, treat, feet, cheat, tweet, suite, bleat, sheet, grete, neat, beet, teet, sleet, teat, street, peet, eat, mete, feat, peete, seat, pete, greet, wheat;
  2. concrete, replete, amit, excrete, offbeat, discrete, unseat, mistreat, secrete, repeat, delete, retreat, discreet, petite, bridgette, deceit, downbeat, conceit, compete, deplete, complete, elite, gamete, receipt, effete;
  3. incomplete, marquerite, noncompete, uncomplete, indiscreet, marguerite;

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Chinese words for Defeat

败, 战败, 有违, 大败, 挫败, 破败, 败仗, 比下去, 击溃, 击败.

French words for Defeat

vaincre, renverser, contrecarrer, battre, bâtir, défaite.

German words for Defeat

Ablehnung, Scheitern, Niederlage, schlagen, Revers, besiegen, bezwingen, vereiteln, vernichten, niederschlagen, Besiegung, Niederwerfung, Vereitelung, gegen gewinnen.

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Japanese words for Defeat

敗北, 破る, 倒す, 負け, 打倒, まけ, 負かす, だとう, うちやぶる, 打破る, 蹴落す, 討ち破る, 斃す, 破く, 打ち倒す, 打克つ, 打負かす, 敗, 敗れ, 撃ち破る, やぶる, まかす, 敗軍, はいぐん, うちたおす, 打勝つ, 裏を掻く, はいぼく, はいざん, けおとす, 撃つ, 殪す, うちかつ, 敗残.

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Polish words for Defeat

porażka, klęska, przegrana.

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Spanish words for Defeat

superar, fracaso, frustrar, derrota, rechazo, derrotar, erradicar, vencer, hacer fracasar, darse por vencido, malogro.

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