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Idioms for beaten
Origin of beaten
OTHER WORDS FROM beatenun·der·beat·en, adjectivewell-beaten, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for beaten
The 26 were beaten by the bailiffs as they filed into a caged dock, sobbing, on Dec. 21.Sisi Is Persecuting, Prosecuting, and Publicly Shaming Egypt’s Gays|Bel Trew|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last week, property owners were beaten by security guards as they confronted a real-estate developer who defrauded them.
She said that everyone she has talked to who was detained was beaten.
I was beaten by prison guards who demanded to know who had made me write against Islam.
Hundreds were beaten, scores injured, including elderly passers- by and foreign journalists.
And it was even worse for the government of the Republic to be outwitted in diplomacy than beaten in the field.The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II.|John Lothrop Motley
Simple sugar icings into which some butter is beaten may also be utilized to advantage in making French pastry of this kind.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4|Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
They were gentlemen who would go home to England or Germany and tell how many miles they had beaten the guide-book every day.A Tramp Abroad, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
That keeps him going—that, and a trophy he once achieved by winning the beaten eight division of the sixth sixteen.Penguin Persons & Peppermints|Walter Prichard Eaton
Wet inside and outside with hot milk, and when they are fairly soaked, dip in beaten eggs and fry them in lard or oil.The Italian Cook Book|Maria Gentile
British Dictionary definitions for beaten
- in or into unfamiliar territory
- out of the ordinary; unusual