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敗北, はいぼく

  • haiboku


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • defeat


noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, intransitive verb

  • to be defeated

Examples of 敗北,はいぼく in a Sentence

He threw in the towel in defeat when his favorite chorus girl married another man.
He will on no account accept defeat.
Bravely though they fought, they were defeated.
It is important for us to learn to handle defeats as well as triumphs properly.
Actually, we had prepared ourselves for defeat.
The boxing match was completely one-sided, one pug was so badly mauled that his manager had to throw in the sponge.
It's hard to admit to yourself that you are a failure.
The general had 20/20 hindsight about the defeat, but no foresight at all.
The manager threw in the towel in defeat and planned how to win the next game.
Defeat and failure make people too humble.

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