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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 the bounds: Beating the bounds is an ancient custom still observed in some English and Welsh parishes. Under the name of the Gangdays the custom of going a-ganging
  • 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'
  • 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
  • Beating Retreat: Beating Retreat is a military ceremony dating to 16th century England and was first used to recall nearby patrolling units to their castle. Originally
  • Heart Still Beating: the similarly titled Walking Dead episode, see Hearts Still Beating. Heart Still Beating is the third live album by Roxy Music and was released on October
  • Beating heart cadaver: A beating heart cadaver is a body that is pronounced dead in all medical and legal definitions, connected to a medical ventilator, and retains cardio-pulmonary
  • Beating Heart (film): Beating Heart (French: Battement de coeur) is a 1940 French film directed by Henri Decoin, and starring Danielle Darrieux and Claude Dauphin. It tells
  • Baltimore beating: This can refer to: 2010 Baltimore beating 2012 St. Patrick's Day beating 2011 Rosedale, Maryland beating

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* 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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