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vanquish

verb [T] uk   /ˈvæŋ.kwɪʃ/ literary us  
to defeat an enemy or opponent, especially in war: Napoleon was vanquished at the battle of Waterloo in 1815. The vanquished army surrendered their weapons.
Translations of “vanquish”
in Spanish vencer…
in French vaincre…
in German bezwingen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指戰爭中)擊敗,使潰敗…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指战争中)击败,使溃败…
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