Part of speech:
To strike against forcefully and especially repeatedly; batter:
To beat severely; thrash.
In volleyball, to hit (the ball) forcefully over the net.
To begin a military attack:
A fluctuation or pulsation, usually repeated, in the amplitude of a signal. Beats are generally produced by the superposition of two waves of different frequencies; if the signals are audible, this results in fluctuations between louder and quieter sound.
To beat heavily; throb
(Informal) To defeat soundly
(Sports) To score by shooting, especially in basketball:
To subject (a smaller or weaker person) to frequent beatings
To defeat soundly:
To fall heavily or abundantly; beat:
To defeat soundly or decisively.
To defeat thoroughly.
To attack violently, as with blows or military force; assault.
In criminal and tort law, an act, usually consisting of a threat or attempt to inflict bodily injury upon another person, coupled with the apparent present ability to succeed in carrying out the threat or the attempt if not prevented, that causes the person to have a reasonable fear or apprehension of immediate harmful or offensive contact. No intent to cause battery or the fear or apprehension is required so long as the victim is placed in reasonable apprehension or fear. No actual physical injury is needed to establish an assault, but if there is any physical contact, the act constitutes both an assault and a battery.
To beat severely; hit or whip
To beat as with a stick or club; cudgel; thrash
To defeat decisively.
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