|1.||[ adjective ] beaten or overcome; not victorious|
"the defeated enemy"
|Related terms:||undefeated beaten crushed licked baffled subjugated bested unsuccessful|
|2.||[ adjective ] disappointingly unsuccessful|
|Synonyms:||disappointed frustrated thwarted foiled discomfited|
"disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions" "their foiled attempt to capture Calais" "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers" "his best efforts were thwarted"
|3.||[ noun ] people who are defeated|
"the Romans had no pity for the defeated"