Übersetzung von “defeat” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitivedefeat /dɪˈfit/
=beat; to win a game, war, election, etc.
battre , vaincre

Brazil defeated Mexico, 3-1.
le Brésil a battu le Mexique, 3 à 1

easily defeated by the Romans
vaincus sans difficulté par les Romains
to stop from succeeding or working
faire échouer

an effort to defeat the treaty
une tentative de faire échouer le traité


noun countable-uncountable defeat /dɪˈfit/
failure to win
défaite feminine

their 5-4 defeat of the Red Sox
leur victoire par 5 à 4 sur les Red Sox / la défaite par 5 à 4 des Red Sox face à eux

a battle that ended in defeat for the French
une bataille qui s'est soldée par la défaite des Français

(Übersetzung von “defeat” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /diˈfiːt/

to win a victory over

They defeated our team by three goals
We will defeat the enemy eventually.
defeated adjective

(negative undefeated)

a defeated enemy.
defeatism noun

a state of mind in which one expects and accepts defeat too easily

The defeatism of the captain affects the rest of the players.
defeatist noun, adjective

(of) a person who gives up too easily and is too easily discouraged

She is such a defeatist
She has a defeatist attitude to life.

(Übersetzung von “defeat” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)