- 败 [bài]
- （打败） defeat; beat:
defeat the enemy troops; 击败敌军
beat the opponent 打败对手- （失败） fail:
not consider success or failure 不计成败- （解除; 消散） break; counteract:
break treaty; 败约
counteract a toxin 败毒- （败坏; 毁坏） ruin; spoil:
ruin the family; 败家
spoil everything; 败事有余- （输） be defeated; lose:
lose a battle; 败下阵来
a defeated state; 战败国
- （破旧; 腐烂; 凋谢; 衰落） bad; decayed; withered:
old cotton wool as stuffing for quilts; 败絮
decayed flesh; 败肉
The enemy was defeated in a decisive battle.
The government were defeated by the obstructionism of their opponents.
The Confederacy was defeated by the northern states.
Because of his irresolute character, we were defeated at last.
I tried to comfort him after he was defeated by his opponent.
They prayed that their enemies might be defeated.