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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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Synonyms for beat

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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Boys' Team Under-18: Sindh beat Islamabad 3-0, KPK beat Chromatex 3-1, Wapda beat Punjab 3-0, Sindh beat Pak Railway 3-0, Pak Army beat Pak Arab 3-0, Islamabad beat KPK 3-2, Wapda beat Pak Arab 3-0, Pak Railway beat Chromatex 3-1.
In boys U-14 singles quarterfinals, Hamid Israr beat Hamza Jawad 4-1, 2-4, 4-0; Huzaima A Rehman beat Ahmed Nael Qureshi 4-1, 4-2; Zeeshan Omer beat Bilal asim 1-4, 4-2, 5-3(6) and Uzair Khan beat Shah sawar 4-1, 4-2.
Women's Double Semi Finals, Saima Waqas (Wapda) and Ghazala Siddique (SNGPL) beat Aneela Irshad (Wapda) and Zubaira Islam (SNGPL) by 21-16, 22-20, Sehra Akram and Huma Javed (Wapda) beat Mahoor Shahzad and Khizra
1st Single: Zubaira Islam beat Amal Munib 21-9, 14-21, 21-13; 1st Double: Zubaira Islam-Ghazala 21-18, 21-10; 2nd Single: Ghazala Siddique beat Laiba Masoud 11-21, 13-21.
14-Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Viktor Troicki (SRB) 6-3 2-6 6-2 7-5
Hillcrest (8-0) beat Thornton Fractional North 50-6.
The CP Beats Store is a breath of fresh air to music producers who sell beats and artists who buy beats online.
Faizullah beat Muhammad Yaha, Nouman Wali beat Faizan Khalid, Zeeshan Javed beat M.
Group three: Ellis Cooper beat Rahul Vadehra, beat Lee Eadington.
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1987 (Australia and New Zealand) Pool: Lost to Australia 19-6; beat Japan 60-7; beat USA 34-6.
Pool - lost to Australia 19-6; beat Japan 60-7, beat USA 34-6.
R Hudson (Wheatley) beat J Pritchard (Tredegar) 8 and 7.
Crafty Catanga beat Penta Colossus (unsighted, 35s)
First round: Paul Wesselingh (Hawkstone Park) beat Karl Hayler (The Welcombe Hotel) 4 &3, Steven Bainbridge (Nuneaton) beat Danny taylor (unattached) at 22nd hole, Andrew Willey (Notts City) beat Matt Buckley (Coxmoor) 1 hole, Matt Quigley (KIngs Norton) beat Tony Westwood (Kirby Muxloe) 1 hole, Robert Rock (Swingers DR) beat Simon Collingwood (Newark) 3&2, Richard O'Hanlon (St Thomas' Priory) beat Adrian Carey (Walmley) 5&4.