Übersetzung von “beat” — Englisch–Katalanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /biːt/ us /bit/ present participle beating, past tense beat, past participle beaten

B1 to defeat someone in a competition

Our team beat Germany 3–1.

B1 When your heart beats, it makes regular movements and sounds.

By the time the doctor arrived, his heart had stopped beating.

to hit a person or animal repeatedly

They saw him beating his dog with a stick.

to hit against something hard, making a regular sound

Rain beat against the windows.
it beats me

something that you say when you do not understand a situation or someone’s behaviour

no m’(ho) explico
It beats me why she goes out with him.

Phrasal Verb(s)

noun uk /biːt/ us /bit/

a regular sound that is made by your heart or by something hitting a surface

batec, redoblament
the beat of a drum

the main rhythm of a piece of music

ritme, compàs
I like music with a strong beat.

(Übersetzung von “beat” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)