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beatingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbiː.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈbiː.t̬ɪŋ/
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beatingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbi·t̬ɪŋ/
the act of hitting someone hard and repeatedly: He escaped a beating. fig. This chair has taken a beating over the years (= been used often and damaged).
(Definition of beating from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “beating”
in Arabic ضَرب…
in Korean 때림…
in Portuguese surra, sova…
in Catalan pallissa…
in Japanese なぐったり蹴ったりすること…
in Chinese (Simplified) 战胜, 失败, 打败…
in Turkish dayak…
in Russian битье, избиение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戰勝, 失敗, 打敗…
in Italian botte, bastonatura…
in Polish lanie…
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