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Beating Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
  • the act of overcoming or outdoing
  • expanding and contracting rhythmically as to the beating of the heart; "felt the pulsating artery"; "oh my beating heart"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of overcoming or outdoing ,
  • the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Beating'


  • Beating Heart: Beating Heart may refer to: Cardiac cycle of the heart Heart sounds Beating Heart (film), a 1940 French film directed by Henri Decoin Beating Heart
  • Beating like a Drum: Beating like a Drum is the third EP by Eskimo Joe, released on 4 August 2007. It was originally only available at shows on their 'Beating like a Drum'
  • 2012 St. Patrick's Day beating: Patrick's Day beating." WTOP. Wednesday April 25, 2012. Retrieved on May 3, 2012. Hermann, Peter. "Police make second arrest in videotaped beating." Baltimore
  • Heart Still Beating: Heart Still Beating is the third live album by Roxy Music and was released on October 30, 1990. It is a recording of a live concert in Fréjus, France
  • Beating net: A beating net, also known as beating sheet, beat sheet or beating tray, is a device used to collect insects. It consists of a white cloth stretched
  • Back to the L.A.B. (Lyrical Ass Beating): Back to the L.A.B (Lyrical Ass Beating) is an EP by KRS-One. Who Da Best Omni-Hood WOLF! Show Shocked Never Afraid TEK-NOLOGY "WOLF!" contains a sample

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'Beating' example sentence in quotations


* Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart. - Henry Ward Beecher

* A dream can be nurtured over years and years and then flourish rapidly. . . . Be patient. It will happen for you. Sooner or later, life will get weary of beating on you and holding the door shut on you, and then it will let you in and throw you a real party - Les Brown

* But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows...Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite,Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write. - Sir Philip Sidney


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Beating Sample Sentences in News


  • New York banana magnate faces prison after beating, fatal sex romp
    By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former Long Island banana importer was sent to prison on Friday for as long as four years for beating his girlfriend, despite her emotional courtroom appeal to a judge for leniency. Thomas Hoey Jr., 46, the wealthy owner of now-bankrupt Long Island Banana Corp, was sentenced in state court in Manhattan about a month before Read more on this news related to 'Beating'
  • Banana mogul gets jail time for beating girlfriend
    The “banana king” bad boy convicted of beating up his pretty blond girlfriend — then trying to cover up the bloody abuse — was sentenced to jail time Friday after she made... Read more on this news related to 'Beating'
  • Expert: Alzheimer's Beating Shows Disease's Unpredictability
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