Beat-up - definition, pronunciation

Amer.   American pronunciation of the word beat-up
Brit.   British pronunciation of the word beat-up

adjective

- damaged by blows or hard usage (syn: battered, beaten-up)

Examples

He got a beat-up Ford in exchange for his worn-out Harley Davidson.

...the dowdy, beat-up furniture at the cheap motel...

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