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[beet-n-ist] /ˈbit n ɪst/


or beatenest

[beet-n-ist] /ˈbit n ɪst/
adjective, South Midland and Southern U.S.
most remarkable or unusual:
This is the beatinest town I ever did see.
Origin of beatinest
1855-60, Americanism; apparently beatin(g) (present participle of beat) + -est1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • If they warn't the beatenest lot, them two frauds, that ever I struck.

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • He is the beatenest man to get off jokes I ever knowed, to be as old as he is.

    Dixie Hart Will N. Harben
  • I went to the Tabernicle three or four times; and of all the preachers that ever I heard, he certainly is the beatenest.

    Aunt Jane of Kentucky Eliza Calvert Hall
  • He always is been the beatenest one for twitting me about little things around the house!

    J. Poindexter, Colored Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  • "Men do be the beatenest," exclaimed Aurelia under her breath.

    The White Shield Myrtle Reed

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