Waterloo

Noun

  • A notable and decisive defeat for an individual; often in the phrase “to meet one’s Waterloo”.

Proper noun

  • The name of any of several villages, towns, and cities around the world.
  • A battle fought at Waterloo, Belgium on June 18, 1815, resulting in the epic, final defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.