過去式：defeated 過去分詞：defeated 現在分詞：defeating
- 1. 戰勝，擊敗 The French defeated the English troops. 法國人打敗了英國軍隊。
- 2. 使失敗，挫敗 Our hopes were defeated. 我們的希望落空了。
- 3. 【律】使無效，廢除
- 1. 失敗，戰敗，挫折 The aggressors were doomed to defeat. 侵略者注定要失敗。
- 2. 戰勝，擊敗
vt. & n. 戰勝；打敗
樓上諸位回答者與意見001都沒有觸及版主的疑惑重點. defeat當動詞用, 主動代表戰勝與擊敗, 被動代表戰敗或被擊敗...第2條是多餘且錯誤的, 應予以刪除, 只保留第1條註解. defeat的名詞用法只有戰敗或挫敗的負面意思, 其相反詞是victory...
vt. (及物動詞 transitive verb) 戰勝,擊敗 The French defeated the English troops. 法國人打敗了英國軍隊。 使失敗,挫敗 ...
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