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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.

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  1. battered

    Battered generally refers to either a person or object that has undergone severe physical abuse or damage, appearing worn out, damaged or suffering the effects of rough treatment. It's also used in culinary context to describe a mixture of flour, eggs, and milk or water, used for coating and deep frying food.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Battered

    of Batter

Wikidata

  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. unknown:

    Sex is full of lies. The body tries to tell the truth. But, it's usually too battered with rules to be heard and bound with pretenses so it can hardly move. We cripples ourselves with lies.

  2. 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.

  3. Jamie Seet:

    I told him I felt like a battered wife.

  4. Dominic Ratau:

    With the rand getting battered like this, firing Nene is not the right move, i've been an ANC supporter because of the older generation who were running the party. But this guy is leading the country to disaster. He's allowed too much corruption.

  5. Pen Farthing:

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

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

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