beat-up

adjective \ ˈbēt-ˌəp , -ˈəp \

Definition of beat-up

First Known Use of beat-up

1863


BEAT-UP Defined for English Language Learners

beat-up

adjective

Definition of beat-up for English Language Learners

  • : old and badly worn or damaged


BEAT-UP Defined for Kids

beat-up

adjective \ ˈbēt-ˌəp \

Definition of beat-up for Students

:badly worn or damaged by use or neglect
  • a beat-up old car


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