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rout -- as in: the team was routed
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • The last battle, before this story opens, and indeed the only one that had ever been fought within the borders of the Shire, was beyond living memory: the Battle of Greenfields, S.R. 1147, in which Bandobras Took routed an invasion of Orcs.
  • I'll rout out Bob and send him round as soon as may be.'
  • Their enemies were routed and did not return.

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  • We routed the other team.
  • The military force was routed, but regrouped in the high mountains.

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