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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “beat”

beat

verb (DEFEAT)
打敗
    /biːt/ (beat, beaten or US ALSO beat)
[T] to defeat or do better than
打敗,戰勝
Simon always beats me at tennis .
西蒙在打網球時總是贏我。
Holland beat Belgium (by) 3-1.
荷蘭隊以3比1戰勝比利時隊。
Our team was comfortably / easily / soundly beaten in the first round of the competition .
在第一輪比賽中,我們隊被對手輕易地/毫不費力地/徹底打敗了。
The nationalists were narrowly beaten in the local election .
民族主義者在地方選舉中以些微差距落敗。
He beat me fair and square (= without cheating ).
他光明磊落地擊敗了我。
They were beaten hands down (= completely ) by their opponents .
他們被對手徹底打敗了。
She has beaten her own record of three minutes ten seconds .
她打破了自己創下的3分10秒紀錄。
US He beat out all the top competitors in his sport .
他擊敗了該項目中所有的頂尖運動員。
Winning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
informal to be more enjoyable than another activity or experience
(非正式)指比另一活動或經歷更加有樂趣
[+ -ing verb] Taking the bus sure beats walk ing .
坐公車當然比走路好。
slang Taking the bus beats the hell out of (= is much better than) walking all the way there.
坐公車比一路走到那裡要好得多。
You can't beat (= there is nothing more enjoyable than) a cold beer on a hot afternoon .
在炎熱的下午,沒有甚麼比喝上一杯冰鎮啤酒更舒爽的了。
Surpassing in quality or number
[T] To beat something that is going to happen is to take action before the thing happens
對…採取預防措施,避免
Let's try to beat the traffic problems by leaving early in the morning .
我們在早上盡量早點出門,以避開交通擠塞。
I always do my shopping early to beat the rush .
我總是很早就去購物,以避開交通繁忙的時段。
Acting and actsDealing with things or people
beat sb to it to do something before someone else does it
比(某人)先下手,比(某人)搶先做
I was just going to tidy up the kitchen , but you've beaten me to it.
我剛準備打掃廚房,你已經搶先做完了。
Preceding and introducing
(Definition of beat verb (DEFEAT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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