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vanquish

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishvanquishvan‧quish /ˈvæŋkwɪʃ/ verb [transitive] literary  BEAT/DEFEATto defeat someone or something completely→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
vanquishBut this was not a night for Lewis to look down upon the vanquished.This spirit often turned the victors into the vanquished.She wouldn't be as easy to vanquish as she had been outside the Feelgood Saloon.The narco manages to stay alive, elude capture, get his drugs across the border, and vanquish authorities.Victor and vanquished, he was beginning to think, came together in art and were one and the same.The City was close to surrender when, after five weeks, government troops vanquished the rebels around Aylesbeare.
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Verb table
vanquish
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyvanquish
he, she, itvanquishes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyvanquished
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave vanquished
he, she, ithas vanquished
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad vanquished
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill vanquish
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have vanquished
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam vanquishing
he, she, itis vanquishing
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you, we, theyare vanquishing
Past
I, he, she, itwas vanquishing
you, we, theywere vanquishing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been vanquishing
he, she, ithas been vanquishing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been vanquishing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be vanquishing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been vanquishing
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