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"battered" in British English

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batteredadjective

uk   /ˈbæt.əd/  us   /ˈbæt̬.ɚd/

battered adjective (HIT)

hurt by being ​repeatedlyhit: She set up a ​sanctuary for battered wives. damaged, ​especially by being used a lot: battered ​furniture/​toys

battered adjective (COOKED)

covered with a ​mixture of ​flour, ​eggs, and ​milk before being ​cooked: battered ​cod

battered adjective (DRUNK)

slang UK very ​drunk
(Definition of battered from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"battered" in American English

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batteredadjective

 us   /ˈbæt̬·ərd/
old and ​damaged, or ​hurt: He ​stuffed his battered ​briefcase with all of his ​notes.
(Definition of battered from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “battered”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打, 打扁了的, 打垮了的…
in Turkish harap olmuş, köhne, külüstür…
in Russian потрепанный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打, 打扁了的, 打垮了的…
in Polish sponiewierany…
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