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English definition of “beat sb hollow”

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beat sb hollow

UK
to defeat someone easily and by a large amount: We played my brother's school at basketball and beat them hollow.
Translations of “beat sb hollow”
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕易擊敗某人,取得壓倒性勝利…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻易击败某人,取得压倒性胜利…
(Definition of beat sb hollow from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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