What does beating mean?

Definitions for beating
ˈbi tɪŋbeat·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beating, whippingnoun

    the act of overcoming or outdoing

  2. beating, thrashing, licking, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whackingnoun

    the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

Wiktionary

  1. beatingnoun

    action of the verb to beat

  2. beatingnoun

    a heavy defeat or setback

  3. beatingnoun

    the pulsation of the heart

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beating

    of Beat

  2. Beatingnoun

    the act of striking or giving blows; punishment or chastisement by blows

  3. Beatingnoun

    pulsation; throbbing; as, the beating of the heart

  4. Beatingnoun

    pulsative sounds. See Beat, n

  5. Beatingnoun

    the process of sailing against the wind by tacks in zigzag direction

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. beating

    The operation of making progress by alternate tacks at sea against the wind, in a zig-zag line, or transverse courses; beating, however, is generally understood to be turning to windward in a storm or fresh wind.

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beating in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of beating in a Sentence

  1. Reince Priebus:

    It’s up to The Senate to make improvements if they’re to be made, everyone is excited and ready to go to work and take the time necessary to look at the bill. … No one’s going to be beating down their door. Rick Dearborn said last week on the podcast :.

  2. Lucy Usoyan:

    I could feel that someone was heavily beating my head and back.

  3. Novak Djokovic:

    I didn't have easy matches, especially from the quarters on. Beating Rafa in over four hours, then two days later going back out again against Sascha( Zverev), unbelievably intense, close match.

  4. Savannah Guthrie:

    Possibly I ’m beating a dead horse here.

  5. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan:

    The odds I have of beating this are much, much better than the odds I had of beating Anthony Brown.

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