from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Acceptance of or resignation to the prospect of defeat.
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- n. Acceptance of defeat without struggle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. acceptance of the inevitability of defeat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. acceptance of the inevitability of defeat
Coined in France during World War I regarding certain opponents. (Wiktionary)