lopsided victory

lopsided victory
lopsided victory lop"sid`ed victory, n. A victory in a contest in which one side defeats the other overwhelmingly; -- in sports, meaning one side scores much more than the other; in war, meaning one side has many more casualties than the other. [PJC]

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