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soundly defeated/beaten/thrashed

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsoundly defeated/beaten/thrashedsoundly defeated/beaten/thrashedCOMPLETELYcompletely defeated or severely punished The Republicans were soundly defeated. soundly
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soundly defeated/beaten/thrashedIn Hayward, a proposed library improvement tax was soundly defeated.When it came up for a vote in March, it was soundly defeated.Synthonia are now the only side without a win after they were soundly beaten at Blackhall.They were led by a fanatical chieftain named Yusuf and Alfonso was soundly defeated at the battle of Sagrajas.The Republicans were soundly defeated in the South, even in places where there were voting black majorities.
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