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Princeton's WordNet

  1. battered, beat-up, beaten-upadjective

    damaged by blows or hard usage

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

  2. batteredadjective

    damaged especially by hard usage

    "his battered old hat"

  3. batteredadjective

    exhibiting symptoms resulting from repeated physical and emotional injury

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

Wiktionary

  1. batteredadjective

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

  2. batteredadjective

    Beaten repeatedly or consistently; beaten up.

  3. batteredadjective

    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.

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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

Examples of battered in a Sentence

  1. Andreas Rees:

    There is certainly no reason to give the all-clear, but to breathe a sigh of relief, at least, after all, it has not become even worse in the already battered German industrial sector.

  2. Mayor Forsyth:

    This is not the moment to go to our beautiful, but battered district because it is the most infected one in all of Peru. This poses great risks and that's why I was asking people not to come.

  3. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

    I am not unmindful that some of you have come here out of great trials and tribulations. Some of you have come fresh from narrow cells. Some of you have come from areas where your quest for freedom left you battered by the storms of persecution and staggered by the winds of police brutality. You have been the veterans of creative suffering. Continue to work with the faith that unearned suffering is redemptive.

  4. Shiv Prakash:

    In the near future the strong correlation between oil prices and Saudi's equity markets should fall as bargain buyers return to buy back battered stocks.

  5. Virginia:

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

Images & Illustrations of battered

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

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