Vanquish meaning

văngkwĭsh, văn-
Vanquish is defined as to defeat or overcome.

An example of vanquish is for a team to beat the opposing side.

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To conquer or defeat in battle; force into submission.
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To overcome or subdue (an emotion, for example); suppress.
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Origin of vanquish

  • Middle English vaynquisshen from Old French vainquir vainquiss- from Latin vincere weik-3 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English vaynquisshen, from Old French vanquir, from Latin vincere.

    From Wiktionary