- v come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
- Only the fierce, benevolent lion Aslan (with a little help from the children) can vanquish the tyrant and bring summer back to Narnia and the talking animals who live there.
- It's not that the Pentagon believes it can vanquish a near-invisible guerrilla army from the skies — the first rule in the guerrilla manual is avoid concentrating your forces and offering a target to your enemy's air power.
- Their films show their heroes blending with robot suits and race cars in order to vanquish the bad guys.
- Nicolas Sarkozy in Sin Chew Jit Poh
The fall of the Berlin Wall is an appeal, an appeal to all to vanquish oppression, to knock down the walls that throughout the world still divide towns, territories, peoples,said French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
- Shinji Mikami in Punch Jump (blog)
Vanquish is a game where we've tried to inject the extreme pace of an action game into a shooter,said Shinji Mikami, Game Director of Vanquish. "The gameplay and staging are all put together around the keyword 'intensity'. I think it's...