snatch defeat from the jaws of victory love

snatch defeat from the jaws of victory

Definitions

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  • v. To suddenly lose a contest one seemed very likely to win, especially through mistakes or bad judgment.

Etymologies

An ironic reversal of "to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat" (Wiktionary)

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