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Dictionary French English: [defeat]

Translation 1 - 31 of 31

FrenchEnglish
l'emporter sur qn.to beat sb. [defeat]
mil. sport écrabouiller qn./qc. [vaincre]to beat sb./sth. [defeat]
vaincre qn.to checkmate sb. [defeat]
mettre qn. sur le flanc [fam.]to checkmate sb. [fig.: thwart; defeat completely; literally: chess]
mil. sport écrabouiller qn./qc. [vaincre]to crush sb./sth. [coll.] [defeat]
se trouver menacé de [défaite, ruine]to face [defeat, ruin]
descendre qn. en flammes [fam.] [loc.]to lick sb. [coll.] [beat, defeat]
battre qn. à plates coutures [fam.] [fig.]to trounce sb. [coll.] [defeat comprehensively]
Nouns
mil. raclée {f} [fam.] [défaite]rout [defeat]
2 Words: Verbs
descendre qn. en flammes [fam.] [loc.]to blow sb. away [coll.] [soundly defeat]
mettre une branlée à qn. [vulg.] [loc.]to kick sb.'s ass [Am.] [vulg.] [idiom] [defeat utterly]
essuyer qc. [refus, échec, critiques]to meet with sth. [refusal, defeat, criticism]
2 Words: Nouns
lourde défaite {f}(total) shellacking [Am.] [coll.] [defeat]
hist. mil. naut. expédition {f} de Penobscot [1779]Penobscot Expedition [1779] [US naval armada sent to reclaim control of mid-coast Maine from the British. Resulted in worse US naval defeat before Pearl Habor]
3 Words: Nouns
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} d'Abrittus [251] [aussi : bataille du forum Terebronii]Battle of Abritus [251] [also: Battle of Forum Terebronii] [heavy defeat of Roman army by federation of Goths and Scyths]
géogr. hist. mil. bataille {m} de Bailén [1808] [aussi : bataille de Baylen]Battle of Bailén [1808] [the first open-field defeat of a Napoleonic army - by the Spanish Army of Andalusia]
hist. mil. bataille {f} de Buçaco [1810]Battle of Buçaco [1810] [also: Battle of Bussaco] [major battle in the Portuguese mountains, which resulted in the defeat of French forces by Lord Wellington's Anglo-Portuguese Army]
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} de Lemberg [1914]Battle of Lemberg [1914] [Russian defeat of Austro-Hungarian army] [also: Battle of Galicia]
hist. mil. naut. bataille {f} de Lépante [1571]Battle of Lepanto [1571] [fleet of the Holy League inflicted heavy defeat on the fleet of the Ottoman Empire]
hist. mil. bataille {f} de Ligny [1815] [aussi : bataille de Fleurus]Battle of Ligny [1815] [the last victory for Napoleon; the French army defeat of the Prussian army was not decisive]
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} de Manzikert [1071]Battle of Manzikert [1071] [also: Battle of Malazgirt] [decisive defeat of the Byzantine Empire by the Seljuk Empire]
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} de Marathon [490 av. J.-C.]Battle of Marathon [490 BC ] [Greek army inflicted a crushing defeat on the Persians]
géogr. hist. mil. bataille {f} d'Othée [1408]Battle of Othée [in 1408 the militia and citizens of Liège suffered a heavy defeat against a professional army under John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy.]
hist. mil. bataille {f} de Patay [1429]Battle of Patay [in 1429, the culminating engagement of the Loire Campaign of the 100 Years' War, when the French cavalry inflicted a severe defeat on the English.]
hist. mil. relig. siège {m} de Damas [1148]siege of Damascus [1148] [crusader defeat led to the disintegration of the 2nd Crusade]
hist. mil. pol. traité {m} de Paris [1815]Treaty of Paris [1815] [also: Second Treaty of Paris] [ after the defeat and the second abdication of Napoleon Bonaparte]
4 Words: Nouns
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} d'Aspern-Essling [1809] [aussi : bataille d'Essling ou bataille d'Aspern]Battle of Aspern-Essling [1809] [Napoleon occupying Vienna, tried to cross the Danube. The Austrian army drove the French army back with heavy losses. This was Napoleon's 1st personal defeat]
géogr. hist. mil. bataille {f} de Nicopolis [1396]Battle of Nikopol (Bulgaria) [1396 defeat by Ottoman army of Crusader army from France, Burgundy, Hungary, etc]
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} de la Montagne-Blanche [1620]Battle of White Mountain [1620] [defeat of the Bohemian Revolt, ensuring Habsburg control for the next 300 years]
hist. pol. Jean {m} II le Bon [1319-1364]John II the Good [1319-1364] [King of France 1350-1364 but spent much time in captivity in London after defeat at Battle of Poitiers in 1356]
5+ Words: Nouns
arts hist. mil. monument {m} de la Bataille des NationsMonument to the Battle of the Nations [commemorates the defeat of Napoleon's French army at Leipzig in 1813]
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