Defeated vs Demolish - What's the difference?

defeated | demolish |


As verbs the difference between defeated and demolish

is that defeated is (defeat) while demolish is to destroy; to destruct.

As an adjective defeated

is subjugated, beaten, overcome.

defeated

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Subjugated, beaten, overcome.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (defeat)
  • demolish

    English

    Verb

    (es)
  • To destroy; to destruct.
  • They demolished the old house and put up four townhouses.
  • (figuratively) To utterly defeat.
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  • , year=2011 , date=October 2 , author=Kevin Core , title=Fulham 6 - 0 QPR , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=Andrew Johnson scored a hat-trick as Fulham demolished London rivals Queens Park Rangers to win their Premier League fixture of the season.}}

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