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get the better of, defeat, overcome
v. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
have the best, get the best, overcome
v. overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome; "Heart disease can get the best of us"
get the better of, overcome
v. get the better of
whelm, sweep over, overtake, overcome, overpower, overwhelm
v. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
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vanquished, routed, overwhelmed, overthrown, conquered, beaten, overcome
adj. formed or made thin by hammering; "beaten gold"
overpowered, overwhelmed, engulfed, swamped, overcome
adj. sunk by being filled with water; "a swamped boat"
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submerge, deluge, inundate
v. fill or cover completely, usually with water
regulate, influence, mold, shape, determine
v. shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
flood out, deluge, overwhelm
v. charge someone with too many tasks
get the better of, defeat, overcome
v. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
beat
v. produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly; "beat the drum"
get the hang, master
v. be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years"
overmaster, overwhelm, overpower
v. overcome by superior force
capitulate
v. surrender under agreed conditions
lambast, lambaste, flog, cane
v. beat with a cane
lick, thrash, drub, clobber, bat, cream
v. beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
club
v. gather into a club-like mass; "club hair"
fustigate, cudgel
v. strike with a cudgel
swamp, inundate, flood, deluge
v. fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images flooded his mind"
ruin
v. fall into ruin
strike, move, impress, affect
v. have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
awe
v. inspire awe in; "The famous professor awed the undergraduates"
consternate
v. fill with anxiety, dread, dismay, or confusion; "After the terrorist attack, people look consternated"
humble
v. cause to be unpretentious; "This experience will humble him"
enamor, becharm, enamour, enchant, entrance, bewitch, fascinate, charm, beguile, captivate, catch, trance, capture
v. attract; cause to be enamored; "She captured all the men's hearts"
whelm, sweep over, overtake, overcome, overpower, overwhelm
v. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
pick up, lift up, intoxicate, uplift, elate
v. fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
tilt, shift, wobble, careen
v. move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
flag, swag, droop, sag
v. droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness
keep down, reduce, subjugate, subdue, quash, repress
v. put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
adynamic, enervated, debilitated, asthenic
adj. lacking strength or vigor
downtrodden
adj. abused or oppressed by people in power
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frustrated, discouraged, balked, baffled, discomfited
adj. disappointingly unsuccessful; "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"
outdone, bested
adj. (defeated)
subjugated
adj. reduced to submission; "subjugated peoples"
crushed, subdued
adj. (defeated)
nerveless, feeble
adj. lacking strength; "a weak, nerveless fool, devoid of energy and promptitude"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
helpless
adj. unable to manage independently; "as helpless as a baby"
helpless
adj. lacking in or deprived of strength or power; "lying ill and helpless"; "helpless with laughter"
unable, ineffectual, ineffective
adj. lacking in power or forcefulness; "an ineffectual ruler"; "like an unable phoenix in hot ashes"
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lose
v. fail to win; "We lost the battle but we won the war"
gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, win, advance, gain
v. obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
overcome
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