Jul 7, 2015

Word of The Day by @Only4TheReal 7/7/15


DEFEAT 

Being defeated doesn't make you a loser. Accepting it and not learning and growing from it does 

  1. to overcome in a contest, election, battle, etc.; prevail over; vanquish: They defeated the enemy. She defeated her brother at tennis.
  2. to frustrate; thwart.
  3. to eliminate or deprive of something expected:The early returns defeated his hopes of election.
  4. Law. to annul.

noun
  1. the act of overcoming in a contest: an overwhelming defeat of all opposition.
  2. an instance of defeat; setback: He considered his defeat a personal affront.