Adjectives for defeat

Defeat adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun defeat in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing DEFEAT.

absolute, actual, american, apparent, arab, austrian, bad, bitter, bloody, british, calamitous, catastrophic, certain, complete, confederate, constant, costly, decisive, democratic, devastating, diplomatic, dire, disastrous, disgraceful

double, dreadful, earlier, early, easy, electoral, embarrassing, english, entire, eventual, fatal, final, first, former, french, fresh, further, general, german, glorious, great, greater, greatest, heavy

historic, honorable, hopeless, humiliating, ignominious, immediate, imminent, impending, inevitable, inglorious, initial, irretrievable, japanese, last, late, long, major, massive, memorable, military, miserable, moral, more, mortifying

narrow, national, naval, nazi, near, new, only, ottoman, outright, overwhelming, own, partial, past, persian, personal, political, possible, present, previous, probable, public, quick, rapid, real

recent, repeated, republican, roman, ruinous, russian, sad, sanguinary, second, serious, severe, shameful, sharp, signal, single, social, sore, soviet, spanish, spiritual, stinging, strategic, stunning, subsequent

such, sure, swift, tactical, temporary, terrible, third, thorough, total, tragic, turkish, ultimate, unexpected, unfortunate, union, utter, virtual, worse, worst

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