beat a path

Definition of beat a path

  1. :  to make (a path) by walking over the ground many times They beat a path through the woods to the stream. —sometimes used figuratively If you work hard and well, success will beat a path to your door.

Word by Word Definitions

beatplay
  1. :  to strike repeatedly:

    :  to hit repeatedly so as to inflict pain

    :  to walk on :  tread

  1. :  a single stroke or blow especially in a series

    :  pulsation, tick

    :  a sound produced by or as if by beating (see 1beat)

  1. :  being in a state of exhaustion :  exhausted

    :  sapped of resolution or morale

    :  of, relating to, or being beatniks

  1. :  beatnik

pathplay
  1. :  a trodden way

    :  a track specially constructed for a particular use

    :  course, route


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