Beaten - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbiːtən|  American pronunciation of the word beaten
Brit.  |ˈbiːt(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word beaten
- this word is a past participle form of the irregular verbto beat


- much trodden and worn smooth or bare

did not stray from the beaten path


...felt beaten after three months of 90-hour workweeks...

a well-beaten path through the forest

a beaten man who had lost his job

did not stray from the beaten path

The dented metal was beaten flat.

The prisoners were beaten into submission.

...we saved a boodle by buying a house that's off the beaten path...

But the most indelible evening of the rebellion for me was the night I had first got beaten.

He was beaten and robbed by street thugs.

You will need beaten egg to bind.

The ship will be beaten into toothpicks.

They are beaten backward from the palace.

The team was beaten for the second time.

The 76-year-old pensioner was beaten to death.

'You should have beaten them, shouldn't you?' 'Just so.'

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