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Synonyms for beating

Synonyms for beating

a punishment dealt with blows or lashes

the act of defeating or the condition of being defeated

Synonyms for beating

the act of overcoming or outdoing

the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

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My reason dictated that the beating Thomas Mugridge had received was an ill thing, and yet for the life of me I could not prevent my soul joying in it.
Farag's uncle, now Sheikh of the village, spoke: "It is written in this book, Excellency, that the beatings whereby we hold our lands are all valueless.
He will come up the river and will give tongue about the beatings."
Ahmed from Islamabad eliminated top seed Muhammad Abid from Lahore in a well-contested and thrilling two sets match, winning it 7-6(2) and 7-6(6), while Heera Ashiq, Mudassar Murtaza, Sahzad Khan, Abid Ali Akber, Barkatullah, Muzamil Murtaza and Yousaf Khalil moved into the quarterfinals by beating their respective opponents in straight sets.
ISLAMABAD -- Unseeded Zoha Asim created an upset by beating 4th seed player Mahvish Chishtie in second round match of the NBP Ladies National Tennis 2019 on Wednesday here at PTF Tennis Complex.
ISLAMABAD -- Shimza Naz, Sara Mansoor, Ushna Sohail and Sara Mahboob advanced to semifinals of ladies'singles event of Begum Kulsum Saifullah Khan National Ranking Tennis Tournament-2018 after beating their respective opponents in the quarterfinals here at PTF Complex on Thursday.
ST Aidans C progressed to the semi-finals of the Sunderland and District League's Team Handicap after beating Thompson Insurance B 5-4.
Dubai: Mallika Bhatia won the Western Union-India Club UAE Open Badminton under-12 girls' singles title, beating Oeindrilla Das 21-3, 21-13.
Coed-y-Mwstwr are celebrating after beating Grove 4-1 and they are now looking forward to meeting Parc, while in one of the most fascinating early matches Newport overcame Vale of Glamorgan 3-2.
Results showed that the mean fiber settling times increased from 34.4 s for a beating time of 5 min to 69.9 s for a beating time of 50 min.