The Blue Jays lost the game to the Red Socks with a score of 1-3.
As we all expected, Koichi was defeated again in the singing contest.
Did you hear that a guy got upset with Japan’s national hockey team when they were defeated in the first round of a preliminary game for the Olympics and threw some curry at them?
This word consists of kanji with hiragana attached. Because the hiragana ends with an う sound, you know this word is a verb. The kanji itself means failure, but "to failure" doesn't make sense. What happens when you experience failure, though? Well you get defeated, and you're also unsuccessful. So, this verb is to be defeated and to be unsuccessful.
Since this word consists of a kanji with hiragana attached, you can bet that it will use the kun'yomi reading. You didn't learn that reading with this kanji, so here's a mnemonic to help you: You have been defeated. You lay there on the ground, and the fans around the stadium are disgusted with your performance. Some hipster walks up to you and says: "Yah, Boo" (やぶ) referring to how poorly you did. "No boo!" you reply back. "Yah boo" they say again.