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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

References in periodicals archive ?
So you know the balance of play in many occasions is that he sets up a team not to get beaten against a Liverpool side that if you try to attack, will punish you and win the game.
After making the frame on her first two outings over timber, the mare got off the mark at Huntingdon in December when seeing off the useful Harringay before being beaten against the boys next time out.
Aston Villa boss David O'Leary admitted his side had been well beaten against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane - but revealed his fears about the referee had been borne out by the nature of the Blades' second goal.
Derby were beaten against the odds at our place and then we went up to Sunderland, when no-one gave us a chance, and of course we came away with a fantastic 4-2 victory.
It is obviously disappointing to be relegated, but the writing was more or less on the wall when we got beaten against Burnley at home three weeks ago.
But we cannot kid ourselves - we have got three difficult away games and if we get beaten against Burnley tomorrow, we are back in trouble at the bottom of the table.
In 2012 theses included a dog beaten with a pole, leaving it with 30 fractures; a cat beaten against a tree and a lurcher stamped on, run over and stabbed with a potato peeler.
The Gunners were well beaten against a Norwich side that has been gifting goals in recent weeks.