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beat

(Defeat), verb be superior, be supreme, be victoriius over, bring to terms, checkmate, claim a victory, crush, dash, discomfit, excel, get the best of, get thebetter of, have the advantage, hold the advantage, lay waste, obtain a victory, outclass, outdo, outflank, outmaneuver, outpoint, outrange, outrival, overbear, overbid, overmaster, overmatch, overpower, override, overrake, overthrow, overtrump, overwhelm, predominate, preponderate, prevail over, put to rout, quell, ravage, repulse, rout, seize the advantage, subdue, subjugate, succeed in winning, superare, suppress, surmount, surpass, take precedence, thwart, trample upon, transcend, triumph over, undo, upset, vanquish, vincere, win the battle

beat

(Pulsate), verb alternate, come and go, convulse, ebb and flow, falter, flicker, flitter, fluctuate, flutter, move up and down, oscillate, palpitate, pass and repass, pendulate, pound, pulse, quake, quaver, quiver, reciprocate, seesaw, shake, shiver, shuffle, strike, sway, swing, teeter, throb, thump, toss, tremble, undulate, vacillate, vibrate, wave, waver, writhe

beat

(Strike), verb abuse, afflict, attack, baste, bastinado, batter, bruise, buffet, caedere, club, concuss, contund, cudgel, cuff, ferire, fight, flagellate, flail, flog, fustigate, give a blow, give a thrashing, hit, inflict, kick, knock down, lambaste, land a blow, lash, lunge at, maul, pelt, percutere, pound, pulsare, pummel, punch, punish, rap, slam, slap, slug, smack, smite, swing, thrash, thresh, trounce, verberare, whip
Associated concepts: assault, assault and battery, battery
See also: assault, attack, defeat, kill, lash, oscillate, outweigh, overcome, overwhelm, stress, strike, subdue, subjugate, surmount, surpass, territory, upset
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He reached the final three in the Thatcham Panel Beater of the Year competition.
World Beater delivers an interesting gameplay, quite different from a regular running game.
As the flat plate and beater plate rotate at about 2,200 rpm, small crushed rock is introduced into the unit.
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for the month of November and you and the dog can act as a beater and/or a picker-up for a month
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2% abv Grouse Beater, which is brewed using blackberries, is dry-hopped to give a delicate aroma.
Many animals follow other animals and use them as "beaters," where one species benefits by capturing prey disturbed by the beater.
44 Magnums are somewhat high dollar Beater Guns, but their hard chrome finish will stand up to much use while requiring little care.
Those threes were huge,'' said La Canada coach Tom Hofman, whose team benefited from Nito's third-quarter buzzer beater to ignite a seven-point run after Hoover closed to 35-34.
Patented nonstick cartridge beater eliminates need to apply release agents before installation, eliminates downtime, and reduces damage to equipment and tools.