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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 12:00:00 AM
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admit defeat

To yield to the opposition or accept that one is wrong in some pursuit. More...

KSPavan
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 12:56:07 AM

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admit defeat — To yield to the opposition or accept that one is wrong in some pursuit.
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 6:05:39 AM

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Definition of "admit defeat"

To admit that one has been defeated.
Although she did poorly in the first round, she has refused to admit defeat.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 9:34:41 AM

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admit defeat — To yield to the opposition or accept that one is wrong in some pursuit.
monamagda
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Emel Rapchan
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 5:10:01 PM

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Emel Rapchan
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 5:18:58 PM

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Emel Rapchan
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2019 5:19:12 PM

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