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Synonyms for beat

beat it

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beat someone up

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beat something out

beat yourself up

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to punish with blows or lashes

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to indicate (time or rhythm), as with repeated gestures or sounds

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to make rhythmic contractions, sounds, or movements

to shape, break, or flatten with repeated blows

to mix rapidly to a frothy consistency

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to win a victory over, as in battle or a competition

to make incapable of finding something to think, do, or say

beat down: to be projected with blinding intensity

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beat off: to turn or drive away

a stroke or blow, especially one that produces a sound

a periodic contraction or sound of something coursing

the patterned, recurring alternation of contrasting elements, such as stressed and unstressed notes in music

an area regularly covered, as by a policeman or reporter

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a regular route for a sentry or policeman

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the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart

the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies

a member of the beat generation

the sound of stroke or blow

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a regular rate of repetition

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a stroke or blow

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the act of beating to windward

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shape by beating

make a rhythmic sound

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glare or strike with great intensity

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move with a thrashing motion

sail with much tacking or with difficulty

strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music

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be superior

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avoid paying

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make a sound like a clock or a timer

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move with a flapping motion

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indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks

move with or as if with a regular alternating motion

make by pounding or trampling

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produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly

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strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting

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very tired

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Beating the Bounds will conclude tomorrow with a guided history walk, entertainment and fairground attractions along with a second major re-enactment battle and displays.
10-year-old Stephen Richards is 'bounced' during the Beating the Bounds event in Llantrisant in 1982
CEREMONY Gladstone being dunted on the dunting stone in 1977, with his uncle Robert Mavin Storey, left, and grandfather Gladstone Storey TRADITION The Newbiggin Freeholders beating the bounds in 1936 HISTORIC TIMES Gladstone Storey, who is a Newbiggin Freeholder, with the dunting stone
WALKERS will be beating the bounds around Flintshire to raise funds for this summer's National Eisteddfod at Mold.
Beating the Bounds on Rogation Sunday or May 1 is a custom dating from the fifth century when parishioners asked for God's blessing to protect their crops.
Beating the Bounds - a perimeter walk, the Daisy Chain focusing on landscape and habitat maintenance and the Corn Stalk Walk, offers close access to animal enclosures and the nature reserve.
For the people of Llantrisant, the Beating the Bounds event is a chance to celebrate, perform and enjoy a 664-year-old custom.
THE historic Beating the Bounds in Llantrisant is just weeks away.
Today the traditional ceremony of beating the bounds at Morpeth in what year?
The Beating the Bounds ceremony takes place in Llantrisant every seven years and in the past has attracted as many as 20,000 spectators.