Vanquish vs Vanquishable - What's the difference?

vanquish | vanquishable |


As a verb vanquish

is to defeat, to overcome.

As an adjective vanquishable is

that can be vanquished; defeatable, conquerable.

vanquish

English

Verb

(es)
  • To defeat, to overcome.
  • * Clarendon
  • They vanquished the rebels in all encounters.
  • * Atterbury
  • This bold assertion has been fully vanquished in a late reply to the Bishop of Meaux's treatise.

    vanquishable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That can be vanquished; defeatable, conquerable.
  • Antonyms

    * unvanquishable