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Meaning of WATERLOO

Pronunciation:  'wotur`loo

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the battle on 18 June 1815 in which Napoleon met his final defeat; Prussian and British forces under Blucher and the Duke of Wellington routed the French forces under Napoleon
  2. [n]  a final crushing defeat; "he met his Waterloo"
 

WATERLOO is a 8 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: battle of Waterloo
 
 See Also: Belgique, Belgium, defeat, Kingdom of Belgium, licking, Napoleonic Wars, pitched battle

 

 

 

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