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Short Defeat Poems

Short Defeat Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Defeat by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Defeat by length and keyword.

7 words expressing love
Two hearts,
One beat.
Forever overcoming

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© sadaf syed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: defeat, love,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member Sportsmanship
Smile... Shake hands...

   Nice game...
      Taste defeat......

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Categories: defeat, loss, sports,
Form: Senryu
Valiant quietness
Brave and noble knight
Afraid to admit defeat
Lonely silent death

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Categories: defeat, death,
Form: Senryu
limits success
by keeping someone
from trying to defeat

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Categories: defeat, success
Form: Cinquain
Speed of Dark
Its faster than light
Which arrives to find defeat
Darkness is faster

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Categories: defeat, life, philosophy, science,
Form: Haiku

Not Yet
the heart says concede
lay it down, admit defeat
but death's not my style...

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Categories: defeat, depression, hope, life,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member So many choices
Let's see: Bernie
Joe, Liz, or Pete
   Which one best
   ensures defeat?...

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Categories: defeat, leadership, loss, political,
Form: Epigram
Loose Leaf
Dangling from a branch,
Being strummed by the soft breeze;
Tenacious defeat....

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Categories: defeat, nature
Form: Haiku
Death of courageous
The death of courageous
 The defeat of a nation
 Joy and victory in exile!

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Categories: defeat, anxiety, feelings, political,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member In Victory
Always take from war,
Humbleness in victory,
Or hope in defeat.


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© Tom Wright  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: defeat, war
Form: Haiku
crushed hopes

bitter defeat

flattened ant


all is lost...

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Categories: defeat, angst
Form: Haiku
Eliminating conflict
Accept all to defeat misery and be jovial.

Sponsor-Edward Ibeh...

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Categories: defeat, how i feel,
Form: Monoku
Aging, yes, aging,
we all shall see,
mother nature, and time,
nothing can defeat....

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Categories: defeat, life, time, visionary,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Defeating ISIS
To defeat ISIS I wouldn't send the army, I'd send Judge Judy.

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Categories: defeat, humor, war,
Form: Senryu
Army PR Term

no, that's not retreat,

tactical withdrawal, that's it,

foes call it defeat !...

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Categories: defeat, funny, people, places,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Mountain Side
Clouds clap as heartbeats
no time for defeat
into nature anyone can retreat


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Categories: defeat, nature,
Form: Monorhyme
think tall
be like a wall
never fall
and don't be weak
you'll not be you

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Categories: defeat, art, black african american, devotion,
Form: Light Verse
Victory causes fear
He rages as a wild beast
in ire of his defeat 
for loss causes tears
and victory causes fear...

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Categories: defeat, adventure, war,
Form: Verse
Defeat, fear’s concrete,
Fright, the body would excrete,
        It torments to fleet…


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Categories: defeat, confusion, life,
Form: Senryu
he came  as a friend
over all to win
over power our  defeat
they call him

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Categories: defeat, happiness,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Hillary Clinton
 Hillary Clinton
 Wished she had won
 Crying tears of defeat
 While her opponent tweets!...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: defeat, people, political,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member Depression
Fighting Depression
We’ll defeat this enemy
We’ll soar like eagles

Edward J. Ebbs - 09/27/14...

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Categories: defeat, baseball, depression,
Form: Haiku
we  lead over  all
lets not fall
we or thr freedom wall
will not be defeat

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Categories: defeat, beautiful, bible,
Form: Light Verse
Friendly God
Afraid to live and/or die?
Quest for love - give God try!
Friend you will meet
Give into defeat?...

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Categories: defeat, faith
Form: I do not know?
Her Eyes
Tired and raw
Soggy from defeat
Aged and hopeless
Where there was once love and content
Her eyes...

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Categories: defeat, depression, desire, loneliness,
Form: Free verse