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"beat" Meaning in English

1. to be a mystery or bewildering to
Part of speech : verb
Example : The magic trick beats me!
2. to come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Part of speech : verb
Example : We beat everyone we played in the tennis doubles championship.
3. to beat through cleverness and wit
Part of speech : verb
Example : I beat the traffic by taking a shortcut.
4. to wear out completely
Part of speech : verb
Example : I beat that car.
5. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each heart cycle
Part of speech : noun
Example : I could feel the beat of your heart.
6. the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music
Part of speech : noun
7. to give a beating to
Part of speech : verb
Example : The attacker beat me when I refused to hand over my wallet.
8. to move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
Part of speech : verb
Example : Just beat to the music, yo!
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9. to move rhythmically
Part of speech : verb
Example : My heart was beating fast.
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10. to make a rhythmic sound
Part of speech : verb
Example : I beat the drum to the rhythm of my favorite song.
Synonyms
11. very tired
Part of speech : adjective
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12. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
Part of speech : noun
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13. a regular route for a sentry or policeman
Part of speech : noun
Example : In the old days, a policeman walked a beat and knew all of the names of the folks in the neighborhood.
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14. a member of the beat generation
Part of speech : noun
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15. to stir vigorously
Part of speech : verb
Example : I beat the egg whites.
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16. to avoid paying
Part of speech : verb
Example : The criminal jumped over the turnstiles in order to beat the subway fare.
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17. the act of beating to windward
Part of speech : noun
18. a stroke or blow
Part of speech : noun
Example : the signal was two beats on the steam pipe
19. a regular rate of repetition
Part of speech : noun
Example : the cox raised the beat
20. the sound of stroke or blow
Part of speech : noun
Example : I heard the beat of a drum.
21. a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies
Part of speech : noun
22. to hit repeatedly
Part of speech : verb
Example : They beat on the door.
23. to strike a part of one's own body repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music
Part of speech : verb
Example : I beat my breast in anger.
24. to shape by beating
Part of speech : verb
Example : The blacksmith beat the steel into the ornamenta shapes for the fence.
25. to make by pounding or trampling
Part of speech : verb
Example : They deer beat a path through the forest.
26. to sail with much tacking or with difficulty
Part of speech : verb
Example : The boat beat in the strong wind.
27. to glare or strike with great intensity
Part of speech : verb
Example : The sun was beating down on us.
28. to be superior
Part of speech : verb
Example : Reading beats watching television.

Translation for "beat"

beat meaning in Spanish : golpear
  • beat meaning in German : schlagen
  • beat meaning in Japanese : ビート
  • beat meaning in Turkish : dövmek
  • beat meaning in Chinese : 击败
  • beat meaning in Arabic : تغلب
  • beat meaning in Polish : bić
  • beat meaning in Hindi : हराना
  • beat meaning in French : battre
  • beat meaning in Russian : бить
  • beat meaning in Tamil : அடிக்க
  • beat meaning in Telugu : ఓడించింది
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