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Definitions for beaten
ˈbit nbeat·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beatenadjective

    formed or made thin by hammering

    "beaten gold"

  2. beaten(a)adjective

    much trodden and worn smooth or bare

    "did not stray from the beaten path"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Beatenparticip. adj.

    Etymology: from to beat.

    What makes you, Sir, so late abroad,
    Without a guide, and this no beaten road? John Dryden, W. of Bath.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beaten

    of Beat

  2. Beatenadjective

    made smooth by beating or treading; worn by use

  3. Beatenadjective

    vanquished; conquered; baffled

  4. Beatenadjective

    exhausted; tired out

  5. Beatenadjective

    become common or trite; as, a beaten phrase

  6. Beatenadjective

    tried; practiced

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'beaten' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4667

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beaten in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beaten in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of beaten in a Sentence

  1. Senator Amy Klobuchar:

    We have beaten the odds every step of the way, because of you, we are taking this campaign to Nevada. We are going to South Carolina. And we are taking this message of unity to the country.

  2. Robert Kyagulanyi:

    I am in this struggle to liberate Uganda, before that is accomplished I don’t care how many times I am arrested, harassed, beaten, tear gassed or pepper sprayed.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Mitt Romney was Mitt Romney. Mitt Romney should have beaten President Obama very easily, i guess Mitt Romney wants to be relevant.

  4. Shigetoshi Ikeyama:

    Another reason for Yamagiwa's visit was to avoid being beaten by European and U.S. companies.

  5. Moustapha Naite:

    His friends got away but he was captured and beaten in the heat of the moment. He didn't survive his injuries and is dead.

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