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English definition of “beat/knock the (living) daylights out of sb”

beat/knock the (living) daylights out of sb

informal
to hit someone very hard many times Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
(Definition of beat/knock the (living) daylights out of sb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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