Keywords: overwhelm, defeat, oppression, suppression, subjugation, put down, defeat, thrash, oppress, suppers, subjugate

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. The state of being beaten in a battle, game, or contest. English = defeat.
2. The cruel or unfair treatment of someone or a group of people. English = oppression.
3. The prevention of something from continuing by an army or a government; keeping someone or a group of people under your control. English = suppression; subjugation.
4. A criticism that makes someone look foolish. Idiomatic English = put down.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To win a victory over someone in a battle, game, or contest; to win completely or very convincingly. English = defeat; thrash.
2. To treat someone or a group of people cruelly or unfairly. English = oppress.
3. Of an army or a government, to prevent something from continuing; to keep someone or a group of people under your control. English = suppress; subjugate. Idiomatic English = put down.
4. To criticise someone and make them look foolish. Idiomatic English = put down.