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vanquish

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Definition to defeat completely
  • The team vanquished all competition.
vanquished = completely defeated
  • You need to vanquish those negative thoughts and think about good things.
  • vanquish = eliminate (completely defeat)
  • In valleys like the Upper Braldu, Islam has never completely vanquished older, animist beliefs.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • vanquished = completely defeated
  • When you've vanquished your ghosts, I'll be here.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • vanquished = completely defeated
  • We're going to be vanquishing villains left and right.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • vanquishing = completely defeating
  • He made a show of eyeing his handiwork, his vanquished foes littered on the ground before him.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • vanquished = completely defeated
  • IT WAS TIME (AGAIN) FOR THE SQUIRREL TO VANQUISH A VILLAIN!
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • The lighted windows and the music and the terrified, disbelieving look on a cat's face when he was vanquished?
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • The list continued on with these words: ... Vanquished ...
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • A squirrel vanquished a cat.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • CHAPTER FORTY — Vanquished!
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • He needs to be vanquished.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • WHO WILL BE VANQUISHED?
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • There was a murder to stop, a superhero to mentor, villains to vanquish, darkness to eradicate.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • He vanquishes cats.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • Vanquished!
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • Their spirits are not vanquished easily.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • Jessica had died at his hands, but there had been no sense of vanquishment, no victorious conquest.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Guardian
  • And then God's majesty had vanquished the darkness.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Destiny and the gods' will vanquished these, and their own hardness.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey

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