defeature

1
[ dih-fee-cher ]
/ dɪˈfi tʃər /

noun Archaic.

Origin of defeature

1
First recorded in 1580–90; de- + feature

Definition for defeature (2 of 2)

defeature

2
[ dih-fee-cher ]
/ dɪˈfi tʃər /

noun Obsolete.

defeat; ruin.

Origin of defeature

2
First recorded in 1580–90; defeat + -ure
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