Definitions for vanquishment

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

van•quishˈvæŋ kwɪʃ, ˈvæn-(v.t.)

  1. to conquer by superior force, as in battle.

  2. to defeat in any contest or conflict.

  3. to overcome:

    to vanquish one's fears.

Origin of vanquish:

1300–50; ME vencuschen,venquisshen < OF vencus, ptp. and venquis, past tense of veintre < L vincere to overcome

van′quish•ment(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. vanquishment(Noun)

    The state of being vanquished

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vanquishment(noun)

    the act of vanquishing, or the state of being vanquished

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