Definisi 'beat'
English to English
adjective
1 Weary; tired; fatigued; exhausted.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 very tired
Example:
• was all in at the end of the day
• so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere
• bushed after all that exercise
• I'm dead after that long trip
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noun
3 a regular route for a sentry or policeman
Example:
• in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name
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4 the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart
Example:
• he could feel the beat of her heart
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5 the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music
Example:
• the piece has a fast rhythm
• the conductor set the beat
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6 a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies; has a frequency equal to the difference between the two oscillations
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7 a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior
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8 the sound of stroke or blow
Example:
• he heard the beat of a drum
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9 (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
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10 a regular rate of repetition
Example:
• the cox raised the beat
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11 a stroke or blow
Example:
• the signal was two beats on the steam pipe
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12 the act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing
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13 A stroke; a blow.
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14 One that beats, or surpasses, another or others; as, the beat of him.
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verb
15 come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Example:
• Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship
• We beat the competition
• Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game
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16 give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression
Example:
• Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night
• The teacher used to beat the students
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17 hit repeatedly
Example:
• beat on the door
• beat the table with his shoe
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18 move rhythmically
Example:
• Her heart was beating fast
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19 shape by beating
Example:
• beat swords into ploughshares
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20 make a rhythmic sound
Example:
• Rain drummed against the windshield
• The drums beat all night
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21 glare or strike with great intensity
Example:
• The sun was beating down on us
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22 move with a thrashing motion
Example:
• The bird flapped its wings
• The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky
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23 sail with much tacking or with difficulty
Example:
• The boat beat in the strong wind
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24 stir vigorously
Example:
• beat the egg whites
• beat the cream
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25 strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music
Example:
• beat one's breast
• beat one's foot rhythmically
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26 be superior
Example:
• Reading beats watching television
• This sure beats work!
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27 avoid paying
Example:
• beat the subway fare
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28 make a sound like a clock or a timer
Example:
• the clocks were ticking
• the grandfather clock beat midnight
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29 move with a flapping motion
Example:
• The bird's wings were flapping
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30 indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks
Example:
• Beat the rhythm
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31 move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
Example:
• the city pulsated with music and excitement
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32 make by pounding or trampling
Example:
• beat a path through the forest
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33 produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly
Example:
• beat the drum
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34 strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting
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35 beat through cleverness and wit
Example:
• I beat the traffic
• She outfoxed her competitors
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36 be a mystery or bewildering to
Example:
• This beats me!
• Got me--I don't know the answer!
• a vexing problem
• This question really stuck me
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37 wear out completely
Example:
• This kind of work exhausts me
• I'm beat
• He was all washed up after the exam
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38 To strike repeatedly; to lay repeated blows upon; as, to beat one's breast; to beat iron so as to shape it; to beat grain, in order to force out the seeds; to beat eggs and sugar; to beat a drum.
source: webster1913
39 To strike repeatedly; to inflict repeated blows; to knock vigorously or loudly.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
puzzle over, figure out, lick, puzzle out, solve, mystification, obfuscation, bafflement, befuddlement, flap, metrics, prosody, cookery, cooking, preparation, music, navigation, colloquialism, win, hit, trample, tread, sailing, stroke, pace, rate, musical time, poetic rhythm,
Related Word(s)
beaten, beat,

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