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Turkish translation of “beating”

beating

noun     /ˈbiːtɪŋ/
[C] when someone hits another person hard many times
dayak
Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in generalHitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
take a beating to be defeated, criticized, or damaged
yenilgiye uğramak, eleştirilmek, hasar görmek
Our team took a severe beating in the tournament.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputationDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishingLosing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport
(Definition of beating noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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