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Definition of Beating


  1. of Beat
  2. The act of striking or giving blows; punishment or chastisement by blows.
  3. Pulsation; throbbing; as, the beating of the heart.
  4. Pulsative sounds. See Beat, n.
  5. The process of sailing against the wind by tacks in zigzag direction.

Beating Quotations

If you even dream of beating me you'd better wake up and apologize.
Muhammad Ali

Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Coco Chanel

The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.
Rupert Murdoch

I'd call him a sadistic, hippophilic necrophile, but that would be beating a dead horse.
Woody Allen

Duke is an ugly word in Kentucky. Nothing in the world compares to the joy of beating those hateful swine from Duke.
Hunter S. Thompson
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Beating Translations

beating in French is abattant, pulsation, battant
beating in Latin is pulsus
beating in Spanish is paliza, pulsacion
beating in Swedish is avbasning, stryk
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