What does battered mean?

Definitions for battered

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word battered.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. battered, beat-up, beaten-up(adj)

    damaged by blows or hard usage

    "a battered old car"; "the beaten-up old Ford"

  2. battered(adj)

    damaged especially by hard usage

    "his battered old hat"

  3. battered(adj)

    exhibiting symptoms resulting from repeated physical and emotional injury

    "a battered child"; "the battered woman syndrome"

Wiktionary

  1. battered(Adjective)

    Beaten up through a lot of use; in rough condition; weathered, beat-up.

  2. battered(Adjective)

    Beaten repeatedly or consistently; beaten up.

  3. battered(Adjective)

    Coated with batter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Battered

    of Batter

Freebase

  1. Battered

    Battered is a Norwegian thrash metal band fronted by then-former Einherjer members Frode Glesnes, Gerhard Storesund and Aksel Herløe in 2004. Since then they have only released one demo: ...Beyond Recognition and one album Battered. A new vocalist joined their band in 2005, Siggy Olaisen, and they recorded their self-titled debut album which was released February 27, 2006 in Norway and March 13 in the rest of Europe. The American date for the album Battered was April 4, 2006. Since the emergence of Battered into Thrash Metal, the term "Batter" has become a colloquialism for the use of recreational drugs, e.g. "Getting battered" and is commonly used with the term Burke, a reference to a lower subculture of burkies, who are known to get battered.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of battered in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of battered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pen Farthing:

    He was just war-torn and battered, just like the town we were actually fighting over.

  2. Virginia:

    One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.

  3. Police Chief Mike Koval:

    Once inside the home the subject involved in this incident -- the same one allegedly out in traffic and that had battered someone -- assaulted my officer.

  4. Mike Koval:

    Once inside the home the subject involved in this incident -- the same one allegedly out in traffic and that had battered someone -- assaulted my officer, ...The officer did draw his revolver and subsequently shot the subject.

  5. George Gascón:

    The fact that a sheriff's deputy allegedly battered a patient at San Francisco General Hospital is unnerving, what's worse is that he's also alleged to have perjured himself on a police report, unforgivable conduct that led to the arrest of the innocent victim.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • zbitý, bitý, skloněnýCzech
  • voldsramteDanish
  • zerbeult, zerschlissen, angeschlagen, übel zugerichtet, ramponiert, abgenutzt, abgewetzt, zusammengeschlagen, zusammengehauenGerman
  • zlostavljan, izdrndanSerbo-Croatian

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