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defeater Line breaks: de|feat¦er
Pronunciation: /dɪˈfiːtə/

Definition of defeater in English:

noun

A person or thing that defeats or conquers someone or something: the onset of hopelessness is the great defeater
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  • This is a potential defeater for my being rational in accepting theistic belief.
  • Even if I defeated myself, I would still exist as the defeater.
  • Nimue is specifically named as a Lady of the Lake; she is the defeater, or perhaps simply replacer, of Merlin at Arthur's Court.

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