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Verb
Simple past tense for to surpass in skill or achievement
“Tom studied hard as he was determined to best his cousin in the upcoming exam.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to beat in a contest
“Rocky Balboa would best Ivan Drago in the boxing ring and inspire the crowd with a rousing victory speech.”
Verb
Past participle for to surpass in skill or achievement
“Tom studied hard as he was determined to best his cousin in the upcoming exam.”
Verb
Past participle for to beat in a contest
“Rocky Balboa would best Ivan Drago in the boxing ring and inspire the crowd with a rousing victory speech.”
Adjective
Subjugated, beaten, overcome
Adjective
Exhausted and dejected
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